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LA House Bill 120

Notary Law Update: LA House Bill 120

State: Louisiana

Summary:

House Bill 120 delays the repeal of the expiration date for provisional Notary commissions from August 1, 2016 to August 1, 2017.

Signed:  June 23, 2015

Effective:  August 01, 2015

Chapter: Act No. 181

Affects:

Amends Section 35:191 of the Revised Statutes

Changes:
  1. Delays the expiration date of "provisional" Notary commissions from August 1, 2016 to August 1, 2017.
Analysis:

In Louisiana, any person who resides in a parish with a population of less than 40,000, and who has passed the uniform statewide examination, except for any performance assessment component, during examinations administered after January 1, 2013, and before August 1, 2016, may be "provisionally" appointed to the office of Notary Public in and for that parish upon fulfillment of all requirements provided by law and upon meeting all other qualifications necessary to be appointed to the office of Notary. For a full analysis of Louisiana's provisional Notary commission statute, see the New Law Update for Louisiana House Bill 1192. House Bill 120 delays the repeal of the expiration date for provisional Notary commissions from August 1, 2016 to August 1, 2017.

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