MD Administrative Rule (2016)


State: Maryland
Signed: August 19, 2016

Effective: August 29, 2016
Chapter: N/A


A new administrative rule reduces the amount of the Notary application fee.


Amends Regulation .04 under the Code of Maryland Regulations Section 01.02.08

  1. Reduces the application fee for both new and renewing Notary commissions from $20 to $9.

The cost to become a Notary in Maryland just became less expensive with the reduction in the application fee for new and renewing Notaries. The application fee is now $9, down from $20. The Maryland Secretary of State's office indicated in the proposed action to reduce the fee that with the reduction it anticipates a reduction in revenue of approximately $221,550 per year.

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