July 21, 2009

USCIS Announces Resumption of Premium Processing Service for R-1

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that effective July 20, 2009, it will resume Premium Processing Service for R-1 nonimmigrant religious worker petitions filed by certain R-1 petitioners in accordance with 8 CFR 103.2(f)(2). Only those petitioners who have successfully passed an on-site inspection are eligible to use Premium Processing Service.

Source: AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 0972066 (Posted 07/20/2009)