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

LawOct 01, 2020 - Washington
WA Senate Bill 5641 - Senate Bill 5641 authorizes Washington electronic records Notaries Public to perform notarial acts for remotely located individuals (remote online notarizations).

LawOct 01, 2020 - Maryland
MD Senate Bill 678 - Senate Bill enacts the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts (RULONA) and provisions for remote online notarization.

LawOct 01, 2020 - Maryland
MD Senate Bill 636 - Senate Bill 636 pushes back the effective date of the mandatory Notary education and examination requirements until October 1, 2021.

LawJul 14, 2020 - Kentucky
KY Senate Bill 102 - Senate Bill 102 makes it easier for clients or residents of a health facility to have their advance health care directives notarized.

LawJul 01, 2020 - Wyoming
WY House Bill 5 - Wyoming will now allow residents to obtain a digital driver's license and identification card to supplement the use of physical IDs.

LawJul 01, 2020 - South Dakota
SD Senate Bill 148 - South Dakota enacts the Uniform Power of Attorney Act (UPOAA), requiring a power of attorney to be acknowledged before a Notary or other officer authorized to take acknowledgments.

LawJul 01, 2020 - Virginia
VA House Bill 1222 - House Bill 1222 expands the list of acceptable IDs a Notary may accept as satisfactory evidence of identity.

LawJul 01, 2020 - Iowa
IA Senate File 475 - Senate File 475 authorizes Notaries to perform notarial acts for remotely located individuals (remote online notarization) by enacting the 2018 Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts amendments.

LawJul 01, 2020 - Nebraska
NE Legislative Bill 186 - Legislative Bill 186 authorizes Notaries to register as online Notaries and perform remote online notarizations.

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