REPORT FROM STATE DEPARTMENT LIAISON

Status information on J waiver cases already received by the State

Department may be obtained by phoning 202-663-1600. Data is updated every two days.

State Dept has released these official processing times (which may be actual times, or may be processing goals):

No objection 90-120 days

Interested U.S. Government agency 60-90 days

State department of health 60-90 days

Exceptional hardship 120 days

Fear of persecution 120 days

Advisory opinions 8-10 weeks