The U.S. Department of State (DOS) has issued a cable on the Continuing Resolution that the House and Senate passed on September 28, 2016 and signed into law by President Obama on September 29, 2016. The resolution extends a number of immigration programs, including the EB-5 Regional Center Program, the Conrad State 30 Program, and the non-minister special immigrant religious worker program (SR Visa Program).
Extension of Three Visa Programs
The unclassified cable issued by the DOS stated that the EB-5 Regional Center Program, the Conrad State 30 Program, and the SR Visa Program are all set to expire on December 9, 2016. Below are the instructions given by the DOS: