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Which County Name Do I Put In The Notary Certificate?

New Hotline Resized 3I am Notary commissioned in Clay County, Missouri. When I notarize documents, do I indicate the county I am commissioned in or the county I am performing the Notary act?  S.D., Missouri

The name of the county you enter in your notarial certificate always must be the county where you performed the notarization.

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