SB 503 Notaries; legal advice on immigration, etc.,non-English advertising, notice requirement.
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Summary as passed: (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 HB 492.

Full text:
01/08/14  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102501D  pdf
02/05/14  Senate: Printed as engrossed 14102501D-E  pdf
02/17/14  House: Committee substitute printed 14105069D-H1  pdf
02/24/14  House: Floor substitute printed 14105256D-H2 (Albo)  pdf
02/28/14  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB503ER)  pdf
04/03/14  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0544)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
01/08/14  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102501D
01/08/14  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/03/14  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (13-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/04/14  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/05/14  Senate: Read second time
02/05/14  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/05/14  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/05/14  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB503E
02/05/14  Senate: Printed as engrossed 14102501D-E
02/06/14  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 2-N)
02/08/14  House: Placed on Calendar
02/08/14  House: Read first time
02/08/14  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/17/14  House: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
02/17/14  House: Committee substitute printed 14105069D-H1
02/19/14  House: Read second time
02/20/14  House: Passed by for the day
02/21/14  House: Passed by for the day
02/24/14  House: Read third time
02/24/14  House: Committee substitute 14105069D-H1 rejected
02/24/14  House: Floor substitute printed 14105256D-H2 (Albo)
02/24/14  House: Substitute by Delegate Albo agreed to 14105256D-H2
02/24/14  House: Engrossed by House - floor substitute SB503H2
02/24/14  House: Passed House with substitute (98-Y 0-N)
02/24/14  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/26/14  Senate: House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/14  Senate: Title replaced 14105256D-H2
02/28/14  Senate: Enrolled
02/28/14  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB503ER)
03/03/14  House: Signed by Speaker
03/03/14  Senate: Signed by President
04/03/14  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 544 (effective 7/1/14)
04/03/14  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0544)