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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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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.

LawOct 01, 2018 - Maryland
MD House Bill 1093 - Maryland becomes the 32nd state to enact the Uniform Real Property Electronic Recording Act, allowing Notaries to notarize electronic real property documents.

LawSep 26, 2018 - Michigan
MI House Bill 5811 - House Bill 5811 legalizes remote electronic notarization in Michigan and provides rules for performing these notarial acts and for the approval of platforms used to perform them.

LawSep 18, 2018 - Michigan
MI Senate Bill 737 - Senate Bill 737 updates document recording requirements.

RuleAug 19, 2018 - Texas
TX Administrative Rule (2018) - New rules adopted by the Texas Secretary of State modify rules for "traditional" Notaries and add new regulations for online Notaries.

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