HB 492 Notaries; if not accredited to represent persons in immigration proceedings, shall not offer advice.
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Summary as enacted with Governor's Recommendation: (all summaries)

Notaries; providing advice on immigration; advertising. Prohibits a notary public from offering or providing legal advice to any person in immigration or other legal matters or representing any person in immigration proceedings unless such notary public is an attorney or a federally accredited representative. The bill also restricts misleading notary advertising in languages other than English. The bill also provides for civil penalties and revocation of the notary commission for such unauthorized advertising. This bill is identical to SB 503.

Full text:
01/06/14  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102653D  pdf
02/03/14  House: Committee substitute printed 14104581D-H1  pdf
02/24/14  Senate: Committee substitute printed 14105267D-S1  pdf
03/03/14  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB492ER)  pdf
04/06/14  House: Governor's substitute printed 14105537D-H2  pdf
04/23/14  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB492ER2)  pdf
04/23/14  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0783)  pdf

Amendments:
Governor's recommendation

Status:
01/06/14  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102653D
01/06/14  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/09/14  House: Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/20/14  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 0-N)
02/03/14  House: Committee substitute printed 14104581D-H1
02/03/14  House: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 1-N)
02/05/14  House: Read first time
02/06/14  House: Read second time
02/06/14  House: Committee substitute agreed to 14104581D-H1
02/06/14  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB492H1
02/07/14  House: Read third time and passed House (97-Y 0-N)
02/07/14  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
02/10/14  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/14  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/24/14  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/24/14  Senate: Committee substitute printed 14105267D-S1
02/25/14  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/26/14  Senate: Read third time
02/26/14  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/26/14  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 14105267D-S1
02/26/14  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB492S1
02/26/14  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/14  House: Placed on Calendar
02/26/14  House: Senate substitute agreed to by House 14105267D-S1 (91-Y 0-N)
02/26/14  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (91-Y 0-N)
03/03/14  House: Enrolled
03/03/14  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB492ER)
03/03/14  House: Signed by Speaker
03/06/14  Senate: Signed by President
04/06/14  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/06/14  House: Governor's substitute printed 14105537D-H2
04/22/14  House: Placed on Calendar
04/23/14  House: House concurred in Governor's recommendation (96-Y 1-N)
04/23/14  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 1-N)
04/23/14  Senate: Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (36-Y 2-N)
04/23/14  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/23/14  House: Reenrolled
04/23/14  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB492ER2)
04/23/14  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/23/14  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/23/14  House: Enacted, Chapter 783 (effective 7/1/14)
04/23/14  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0783)