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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, 2019 - Montana
MT House Bill 370 - House Bill revises Montana's Notary statutes at many points, authorizes Notaries to perform new notarial acts and updates Montana's provisions allowing Notaries to perform remote notarizations.

LawOct 01, 2019 - Nevada
NV Senate Bill 223 - Senate Bill 223 removes the requirement for certain notarial acts that a Notary declare under penalty of perjury that a principal appears to be of sound mind and not under duress, fraud or undue influence.

LawOct 01, 2019 - Montana
MT Senate Bill 225 - Montana enacts the Uniform Real Property Transfer on Death Act, authorizing a property owner to transfer interest in the property to a beneficiary upon the death of the owner through a Transfer on Death Deed that must be notarized and filed in the local land records.

LawOct 01, 2019 - Connecticut
CT Senate Bill 320 - Senate Bill 320 prohibits anyone who is not an active licensed Connecticut attorney in good standing from conducting a real estate closing.

RuleSep 22, 2019 - Ohio
Ohio Administrative Rules (2019) - The Ohio Secretary of State publishes rules to implement the Notary Public Modernization Act of 2018.

LawSep 20, 2019 - Ohio
OH Senate Bill 263 - Senate Bill 263 enacts both extensive Notary reforms and online notarization provisions.

RuleSep 07, 2019 - Montana
MT Administrative Rule (2019) - The Montana Secretary of State has adopted new rules and repealed and amended existing rules in order to implement the requirements of House Bill 370, passed by the 2019 Montana Legislature.

LawSep 01, 2019 - Texas
TX SB 2128 - Senate Bill 2128 allows a Notary to certify that a paper copy of an notarized electronic record is a true and correct copy.

LawAug 18, 2019 - Maine
ME Legislative Docket 384 - Legislative Docket 384 requires the Secretary of State to study the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts for possible future enactment.

LawAug 04, 2019 - New Hampshire
NH House Bill 256 - House Bill 256 allows a resident of an abutting state who is a Notary in that state and who carries on a trade, business, or practice in New Hampshire to become a New Hampshire Notary.

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