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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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LawMay 25, 2019 - Nevada
NV Assembly Bill 280 - Assembly Bill 280 modifies Nevada's document preparation service requirements, including lowering the amount of the cash or surety bond required to be a document preparation service, allowing business entities to file a bond in a sliding scale based on the number of employees and exempting enrolled agents from the definition of document preparation service.

LawMay 13, 2019 - Utah
UT House Bill 408 - House Bill 408 makes employers of Notaries liable for the misconduct of their Notary-employees.

LawMay 01, 2019 - Indiana
IN House Bill 1487 - House Bill 1487 enacts "clean-up" provisions to the major 2017 and 2018 new laws.

LawApr 22, 2019 - Nevada
NV Assembly Bill 65 (2019) - Assembly Bill 65 makes changes related to applications for registration as an electronic Notary and to the certificate of acknowledgment on a form nominating a guardian.

LawApr 12, 2019 - New York
NY Senate 1505 - Senate 1505 modifies the qualifications for a Notary commission related to a prior conviction of a crime; the bill also raises the fee for a criminal history check Notary Signing Agents must undergo in order to receive loan signing assignments.

LawMar 22, 2019 - West Virginia
WV Senate Bill 199 - Senate Bill 199 approves the repeal of a regulation adopted by the Secretary of State related to filing a Notary bond.

LawJan 01, 2019 - Minnesota
MN Senate File 893 - Minnesota has enacted the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts and specific provisions authorizing Notaries to perform remote online notarizations.

LawJan 01, 2019 - Rhode Island
RI House Bill 7502/Senate Bill 2560 - House Bill 7502/Senate Bill 2560 enacts a modified version of the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts (RULONA).

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.

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