Specifically it is an Information Disclosure Statement in which some dates for non-patent refs were missing, but no new references are being added.

  • I don't know, but if you need to know fast, calling the uspto or the examiner should get you an answer (please add it here then).
    – user18033
    Commented Jan 1, 2018 at 11:03

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I have been told by someone at the USPTO that it really doesn't matter whether the revised IDS form's date is revised to the date of resubmission or just kept with its original date. Not sure this was a reliable answer but that's the response I received.

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