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

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

LawDec 31, 2020 - Colorado
CO Senate Bill 20-096 - Senate Bill 20-096 authorizes Colorado Notaries to perform remote notarizations and prescribes rules for how to perform them.

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.

LawOct 01, 2020 - Maryland
MD Senate Bill 1010 - Senate Bill 1010 enacts the Maryland Code of Military Justice and authorizes specified military personnel to administer oaths and act as a Notary.

LawAug 28, 2020 - Missouri
MO House Bill 1655 - House Bill 1655 enacts sweeping changes to Missouri's Notary statutes, and adds remote online notarization provisions.

LawAug 01, 2020 - Louisiana
LA House Bill 274 - Louisiana becomes the latest state to enact provisions authorizing remote online notarization.

LawJul 17, 2020 - New Hampshire
NH House Bill 1249 - House Bill 1249 temporarily allows remote notarization of paper estate planning documents during the COVID-19 state of emergency.

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