2019Jun

In the “Know-tary” – FLORIDA – HB409 – Online Notarization signed by Governor

From what I understand this will go into effect on January 1, 2020. Summary:  Authorizes online notarizations; specifies requirements & […]

In the “Know-tary” NEBRASKA – LB186 – Passed 05-31-19

Summary:   Change provisions governing certain documents and adopt the Online Notary Public Act Here is a summary of the history […]

In the “Know-tary” NEVADA – SB121 – Passed 06-01-19

Summary:  AN ACT relating to fiduciaries; adopting a power of attorney for health care decisions for persons with any form of […]

2019May

In The “Know-tary” – LOUISIANA – NEED ACTION TODAY 5-19-19 – RE:HB514

HB 514 will be heard this Monday, May 20th, at 10:00AM by the Committee of Civil Law and Procedure, Committee Room […]

In The “Know-tary” – Louisiana – Update on HB514 5-16-19

We were updated today that House Bill 514 for the Remote Notary is going before the Civil Law & Procedures […]

In The “Know-tary” – NEW YORK SO0812 – 5-13-19 – Advanced to Third Reading

Summary Requires notaries public and commissioners of deeds to complete and retain certain documents relating to the transfer of residential […]

In The “Know-tary” – Advertising Tip – Locations / Service Area

I see a TREMENDOUS number of notary profiles and social media accounts.  So often it isn’t clear what area the […]

In The “Know-tary” Florida Senate Bill 1200 – status: 2019-05-01 Senate Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 1247

Summary Requiring notice of nonpayment to be under oath; deeming contractors to be insureds or beneficiaries in relation to bonds […]

In The “Know-tary” – Florida Senate Bill 548 – 05-01-19 2019-05-01 – Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 409

Summary Revising provisions relating to use of the office of notary public; authorizing online notarizations; specifying registration and qualification requirements […]

In The “Know-tary”- Florida House Bill 409 – (Enrolled) 2019-05-02 – Ordered enrolled

Summary Authorizes online notarizations; specifies requirements & standards for performance of such online notarizations; requires DOS to adopt rules by […]

In The “Know-tary” – How to post to Instagram from your COMPUTER

I know many of my fellow notaries are active on Instagram, which is a GREAT marketing tool. However, if you […]