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ME House Bill 343

Notary Law Update: ME House Bill 343

State: Maine

Summary:

House Bill 343 doubles the Notary commissioning fee.

Signed:  March 31, 2005

Effective:  June 29, 2005

Chapter: Public Law 12

Affects:

Amends 5 MSRA Section 87

Changes:
  1. Raises the Notary commissioning fee paid to the Secretary of State from $25 to $50. (N​ote: Maine Notaries are commissioned to 5 year terms)
Analysis:

As part of a massive 338-page appropriations bill for the 2005-2007 fiscal years, the commissioning fee for Maine Notaries was doubled. The last time the commissioning fee was increased was in 1989.

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