NJ Administrative Rule (2016)

Notary Law Update: NJ Administrative Rule (2016)

State: New Jersey


A new administrative rule in New Jersey makes a slight change related to the fulfillment of expedited requests for Apostilles and certifications.

Signed:  August 15, 2016

Effective:  August 15, 2016

Chapter: N/A


Amends Section 17:35 of the New Jersey Administrative Code

  1. Clarifies that the expedited service for an Apostille or certification will be fulfilled within 8.5 business hours.

A minor change to an administrative rule clarifies that Apostilles or Notary certifications requested by expedited service will be fulfilled within 8.5 business hours. Previously, they were delivered over the counter same day for business entity service. The fees for expedited service remain unchanged.

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