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Notary Laws

Notary Law Updates By State

Use this database to find updated Notary laws and regulations in your state or jurisdiction.

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LawJul 31, 2017 - Arkansas
AR House Bill 1884 - Arkansas enacts the Uniform Unsworn Foreign Declarations Act (UUFDA), giving unsworn declarations made under penalty of perjury the same legal effect as a sworn oath or affirmation before a Notary or notarial officer.

LawJul 01, 2017 - Nebraska
NE Legislative Bill 465 - Nebraska LB 465 enacts specific statutory rules for electronic notarization effective July 1, 2017.

LawJul 01, 2017 - South Dakota
SD House Bill 1034 - House Bill 1034 allows an oath on an application to vote absentee to be sworn to or affirmed before a Notary of any U.S. state.

LawJul 01, 2017 - Idaho
ID House Bill 209 - Idaho becomes the seventh state to enact the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts.

LawJul 01, 2017 - Florida
FL House Bill 401 - House Bill 401 allows Notaries to accept a Veterans health ID card as satisfactory evidence of identity.

LawJul 01, 2017 - Nevada
NV Assembly Bill 476 - Assembly Bill 476 makes several changes to Nevada's electronic notarization statutes.

LawJul 01, 2017 - Georgia
GA House Bill 221 - Georgia enacts the Uniform Power of Attorney Act (UPOAA), requiring a Notary or officer authorized to administer oaths to notarize the principal's signature on the power of attorney governed by the Act.

RuleJul 01, 2017 - Nebraska
NE Electronic Notarization Rules - New rules and regulations implementing Nebraska's Electronic Notary Public Act have been adopted by the Nebraska Secretary of State.

RuleJun 14, 2017 - Missouri
MO Administrative Rule (Electronic Signature and Seal) (2017) - The Missouri Secretary of State has published final rules defining and regulating electronic signatures and seals used by Notaries.

LawJun 05, 2017 - Nevada
NV Senate Bill 398 - Senate Bill 398 defines "blockchain" technology and clarifies that it is an electronic record under the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act (UETA).

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