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Notary Law Updates By State

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

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RuleJul 01, 2021 - Mississippi
MS Administrative Rules (2021) - The Mississippi Secretary of State has adopted final rules to implement House Bill 1156 of 2021 (Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts -- RULONA), including notarizations on electronic records.

LawJul 01, 2021 - Florida
FL House Bill 1313 - House Bill 1313 requires the implementation of so-called mobile driver's licenses and mobile identification cards.

LawJul 01, 2021 - Hawaii
HI House Bill 1299 - House Bill 1299 renames the Notaries Public Revolving Fund to Notaries Public Special Fund.

LawJun 30, 2021 - Delaware
DE House Bill 216 - House Bill 216 continues until June 30, 2022, the temporary remote notarization provisions authorized by the Governor in the Eleventh Modification of the COVID-19 State of Emergency.

LawJun 29, 2021 - Florida
FL House Bill 483 - House Bill 483 makes the official witnessing of certain electronic documents a notarial act and subject to the procedures required for an online notarization.

LawJun 29, 2021 - Michigan
MI Senate Bill 508 - Senate Bill 508 extends the expiration date of enhanced driver’s licenses due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

RuleJun 27, 2021 - Nebraska
NE Administrative Rules (2021) - Changes to Nebraska’s administrative rules for Notaries clarify the requirements for retaking a failed examination and matters related to the application fee for a commission.

LawJun 25, 2021 - Illinois
IL Senate Bill 2176 - Illinois enacts the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act and its provision on notarization and acknowledgment.

LawJun 23, 2021 - Maine
ME House Paper 1033 - House Paper 1033 continues until January 1, 2023, temporary modification of in-person notarization laws and remote notarization previously issued in Executive Order 37 of 2020 and extended by proclamation.

LawJun 21, 2021 - Colorado
CO Senate Bill 21-250 - Senate Bill 21-250 no longer requires circulator for various elections petitions to present a second form of identification to a Notary when having a circulator’s affidavit notarized.