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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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LawJan 01, 2019 - Illinois
IL Senate Bill 3443 - Senate Bill 3443 prescribes rules related to investigations and revocations of Notary commissions.

LawJan 01, 2019 - California
CA Senate Bill 179 - Senate Bill 179 allows an individual to choose the descriptor "nonbinary" on their state driver's license or ID, and Notaries will encounter IDs with this gender descriptor.

LawDec 26, 2018 - Alaska
AK House Bill 336 - House Bill 336 allows an individual to create a supportive decision-making agreement that must be witnessed by 2 adults or be notarized.

RuleDec 14, 2018 - Nevada
NV Temporary Regulations (2018) - Temporary regulations adopted by the Nevada Secretary of State implement the Electronic Notarization Enabling Act and make other changes.

LawDec 13, 2018 - Maine
ME Legislative Docket 1865 - LD 1865 clarifies potential conflict of interest situations for a Notary who administers an oath or affirmation to a circulator of a petition for a direct initiative or people's veto referendum.

LawDec 13, 2018 - Michigan
MI Senate Bill 998 - Senate Bill 998 repeals Michigan's Uniform Recognition of Acknowledgments Act.

LawDec 12, 2018 - Michigan
MI Senate Bill 996 - Senate Bill 996 provides updated rules for recognizing notarial acts performed in U.S. states, federally recognized Indian tribes, under federal law and in foreign countries.

LawDec 12, 2018 - Michigan
MI Senate Bill 997 - Senate Bill 997 provides rules for an affidavit taken outside of Michigan or in a foreign country to be received in an action or judicial proceeding in Michigan.

LawDec 12, 2018 - Michigan
MI Senate Bill 664 - Senate Bill 664 adds electronic notarization provisions to Michigan's Notary statutes.

LawDec 04, 2018 - Washington DC
DC B22-0324 - The District of Columbia enacts the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts (RULONA), bringing in numerous new law changes.

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