SB 621 Notaries public; clarifies provisions relating to adoption of electronic notarization, etc.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Notaries Public. Clarifies provisions relating to the adoption of electronic notarization and transitioning to the required seal application on notarized documents. The bill also clarifies the validity of documents notarized within and without the Commonwealth, and when documents are conclusively presumed to be in proper form following recordation. The bill removes the requirement that a notary must be recommended by a public official for appointment. This bill is identical to HB 218.

Full text:
01/09/08  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080818328  pdf | impact statement
03/03/08  House: Committee substitute printed 081498328-H1  pdf | impact statement
03/08/08  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB621ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/24/08  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House reprinted (SB621ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/14/08  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0814)  pdf

Status:
01/09/08  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080818328
01/09/08  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/08  Senate: Assigned Courts sub: Civil
02/04/08  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
02/05/08  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/06/08  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/07/08  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/07/08  Senate: Communicated to House
02/12/08  House: Placed on Calendar
02/12/08  House: Read first time
02/12/08  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/08  House: Assigned Courts sub: Civil
02/29/08  House: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (16-Y 0-N)
03/03/08  House: Committee substitute printed 081498328-H1
03/04/08  House: Read second time
03/05/08  House: Read third time
03/05/08  House: Committee substitute agreed to 081498328-H1
03/05/08  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB621H1
03/05/08  House: Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/05/08  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
03/06/08  Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/08/08  Senate: Enrolled
03/08/08  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB621ER)
03/08/08  House: Signed by Speaker
03/11/08  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/08  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House reprinted (SB621ER)
04/02/08  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 814 (effective 7/1/08)
04/14/08  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0814)