On 10/28/09, President Obama signed the new bill of FY10 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations bill (P.L.111-83) into official law.
The signed law extends the following immigration programs through September 30, 2012:
- Conrad 30 J Waiver Program for Physicians
- EB-5 Investor Pilot Program for Regional Centers
- Non-Ministerial Religious Worker Program
- E-Verify Pilot Program
Without extension, these programs would have expired by September 30, 2009. Now the programs are extended for another three years and can benefit respective applicants under each program.