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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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LawOct 01, 2020 - Maryland
MD Senate Bill 1010 - Senate Bill 1010 enacts the Maryland Code of Military Justice and authorizes specified military personnel to administer oaths and act as a Notary.

LawAug 31, 2020 - Utah
UT House Bill 6001 - House Bill enacts the Uniform Electronic Wills Act and clarifies that a Notary is not disqualified from performing a notarization on a self-proving electronic will if the Notary is signing or named in a self-proving electronic will.

LawAug 28, 2020 - Missouri
MO House Bill 1655 - House Bill 1655 enacts sweeping changes to Missouri's Notary statutes, and adds remote online notarization provisions.

LawAug 21, 2020 - New York
NY Senate 8796A - Senate 8796A authorizes certain party designations and nominations to be acknowledged or sworn remotely pursuant to Executive Order 202.7 using communication technology.

LawAug 01, 2020 - Louisiana
LA House Bill 274 - Louisiana becomes the latest state to enact provisions authorizing remote online notarization.

LawJul 17, 2020 - New Hampshire
NH House Bill 1249 - House Bill 1249 temporarily allows remote notarization of paper estate planning documents during the COVID-19 state of emergency.

LawJul 16, 2020 - Delaware
DE Senate Bill 247 - Senate Bill 247 amends the Delaware Code related to notarizations during the COVID-19 state of emergency.

LawJul 14, 2020 - Kentucky
KY Senate Bill 102 - Senate Bill 102 makes it easier for clients or residents of a health facility to have their advance health care directives notarized.

LawJul 13, 2020 - Vermont
VT House Bill 837 - House Bill 837 codifies a uniform approach to enhanced life estate deeds in Vermont.

LawJul 01, 2020 - Wyoming
WY House Bill 5 - Wyoming will now allow residents to obtain a digital driver's license and identification card to supplement the use of physical IDs.

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