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LA House Bill 1223

Notary Law Update: LA House Bill 1223

State: Louisiana

Summary:

Makes accommodations for those Notaries displaced or suffering losses due to Hurricane Katrina.

Signed:  June 30, 2006

Effective:  August 15, 2006

Chapter: Act No. 796

Affects:

Amends Revised Statutes (R.S.) 35:71(A)(1) and (E) and enacts R.S. 35:191(A)(3)

Changes:
  1. Accommodates Notaries displaced or suffering losses due to Hurricane Katrina by allowing Notaries to continue to operate, with the permission of the state, even though they may have been prevented by Katrina from filing their required annual report or from maintaining their required bond or insurance.
Analysis:

This is one of a number of bills enacted in the wake of 2005’s Hurricane Katrina to help Notaries displaces or suffering losses due to Hurricane Katrina.

Read the bill text.

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