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Notary Laws

Notary Law Updates By State

Use this database to find updated Notary laws and regulations in your state or jurisdiction.

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LawOct 12, 2021 - Ohio
OH House Bill 263 - House Bill 263 enacts rules for how licensing authorities treat with applicants with past criminal records and makes technical changes to Ohio’s Notary laws.

LawJul 01, 2021 - Mississippi
MS House Bill 1156 - Mississippi substantively enacts the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts paper and electronic notarization provisions.

LawJul 01, 2021 - Nebraska
NE Legislative Bill 910 - Legislative Bill 910 restructures the fees Notaries Public pay to be commissioned as a Notary into one fee and aligns statutory sections which prescribe the maximum fee that an Online Notary pays to become an Online Notary.

LawJul 01, 2021 - Wyoming
WY Senate File 29 - Senate File 29 enacts the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts, remote notarization, and a journal and educational requirement for Wyoming Notaries.

RuleMar 14, 2021 - Washington
WA Permanent Rules (2021) - The Washington Department of Licensing has adopted permanent administrative rules to implement its remote online notarization statutes.

RuleFeb 28, 2021 - Missouri
MO Rules (Notary Commissions) (2021) - The Missouri Secretary of State adopts permanent rules related to Notary commissions and the Notary complaint process.

RuleFeb 28, 2021 - Missouri
MO Rules (Remote Online Notarization) (2021) - The Missouri Secretary of State adopts permanent rules for remote online Notarization (RON) that were first adopted last year as emergency rules.

LawFeb 18, 2021 - Indiana
IN House Bill 1056 - House Bill 1056 corrects the mistake of requiring both an acknowledgment and a proof of execution as a requirement for a document to be recorded in the land records.

LawJan 01, 2021 - Alaska
AK House Bill 124 - House Bill 124 enacts permanent provisions for performing notarizations for remotely located individuals (remote online notarizations).

LawJan 01, 2021 - Rhode Island
RI Senate Bill 2136 - Senate Bill 2136 repeals Rhode Island’s current state law regarding paternity and replaces it with the Uniform Parentage Act.

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