New Identification Documents

The identity of the signer is established by the notary public’s reasonable reliance on the presentation of any of the following identification forms. There are two specific sets of paper identification documents, Primary and Secondary each having certain requirements. The Primary Group has five identification documents which must be either: Current or has been Issued […]

Responding to SOS

Communicating with the Secretary of State Communications between the Secretary of State and notaries public to be made by certified mail, or the use of any other means of physical delivery that provides a receipt for these communications, (for example: FedEx, USPS, UPS). A notary public has two separate duties to respond to written requests […]

Maximum Notarial Fee Increases

Acknowledgment – $15 – For an Acknowledgment or proof of a deed, or other instrument, including the seal and writing the certificate, $15 for each signature. Jurat – $15 – For administering an oath or affirmation to one person and executing the Jurat, including the seal, $15 for each signature. Deposition – $30 – For […]