Originally Posted by eb3_nepa
Guys the I-485 processing is ALWAYS by PRIORITY Date and NEVER by Receipt Date. Atleast that is how it is Intended to be. Ofcourse USCIS does do a lot of random picking nonsense these days!
It is called "Priority Date" for a REASON
NO. According to my attorney, it is based on receipt/notice date for all current PDs. For now as PDs are current for everyone, PD has no value. Once PDs retrogress in the future, PDs will start playing importance.