USCIS Temporarily Suspends Biometrics Requirement for Certain Form I-539 Applicants

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Employment-Based, Fourth Preference (EB-4) Category
The cutoff date for EB-4 Mexico advances to February 1, 2019, The EB-4 cutoff date for El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras moves to August 1, 2018. This category remains current for all other countries of chargeability.
Employment-Based, Fifth Preference (EB-5) Category
The EB-5 category remains current for all countries of chargeability, other than China and Vietnam. For China, the EB-5 cutoff date remains at August 15, 2015. For Vietnam, the EB-5 cutoff date advances to December 15, 2017