The USCIS announced that through the President’s signing of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Appropriations Act of 2010 on October 28, 2009, the following USCIS programs have been extended until September 30, 2012:
– Immigrant Investor (EB-5) Pilot Program
– special immigrant visa category for non-minister religious workers
– date by which J-1 nonimmigrant exchange visitors must obtain status in order to qualify for the “Conrad 30” program.
For more information about each of these contact your HLG attorney or see the USCIS announcement here: http://www.uscis.gov/portal/site/uscis/menuitem.5af9bb95919f35e66f614176543f6d1a/?vgnextoid=89accbf177225210VgnVCM100000082ca60aRCRD&vgnextchannel=68439c7755cb9010VgnVCM10000045f3d6a1RCRD