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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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LawAug 25, 2017 - Illinois
IL Senate Bill 1459 - SB 1459 authorizes and directs an electronic notarization task force to study electronic notarization and present recommendations to the Governor and General Assembly.

LawAug 01, 2017 - North Dakota
ND House Bill 1316 - House Bill 1316 reduces the commission term of a North Dakota Notary to four years and makes other miscellaneous changes.

LawAug 01, 2017 - Louisiana
LA Senate Bill 236 - Senate Bill 236 raises fees for recordable documents and requires parish clerks to implement electronic recording by January 1, 2022.

LawJul 31, 2017 - Arkansas
AR House Bill 1479 - House Bill 1479 puts electronic notarization rules into the Arkansas Statutes.

LawJul 31, 2017 - Arkansas
AR House Bill 1450 - HB 1450 allows Notaries to set their own reasonable fees, authorizes Notaries to refuse to perform a notarial act under certain circumstances, provides rules for a signature by mark and signature by third party, and provides rules for notarial certificates.

LawJul 31, 2017 - Arkansas
AR House Bill 1884 - Arkansas enacts the Uniform Unsworn Foreign Declarations Act (UUFDA), giving unsworn declarations made under penalty of perjury the same legal effect as a sworn oath or affirmation before a Notary or notarial officer.

LawJul 01, 2017 - Nebraska
NE Legislative Bill 465 - Nebraska LB 465 enacts specific statutory rules for electronic notarization effective July 1, 2017.

LawJul 01, 2017 - South Dakota
SD House Bill 1034 - House Bill 1034 allows an oath on an application to vote absentee to be sworn to or affirmed before a Notary of any U.S. state.

LawJul 01, 2017 - Idaho
ID House Bill 209 - Idaho becomes the seventh state to enact the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts.

LawJul 01, 2017 - Florida
FL House Bill 401 - House Bill 401 allows Notaries to accept a Veterans health ID card as satisfactory evidence of identity.

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