A notary’s register is a public record. The Department of State requires a specific way to deal with a notary’s registers upon retirement, resignation or revocation of a notary commission and it does not involve burning or trashing those registers.
PAN offices will be closed on Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day. We resume our regular office hours on Tuesday, May 30.
Two notaries from two counties were sanctioned by the Pennsylvania Department of State for violations of the Notary Public Law.
PAN is offering a free white paper on the fundamental changes in the Notary Public Law that Pennsylvania notaries will need to know and follow by October 26, 2017.
The regulations for the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts (RULONA), published on April 28, 2017 in the Pennsylvania Bulletin, indicates the effective date of the new notary public law as October 26, 2017.
The location for the notary and motor vehicle seminars scheduled for Reading area notaries on May 2, 3 and 4 has changed. These seminars will be held at Crowne Plaza Reading, 1741 Papermill Road, Wyomissing.
If you have lost your notary commission ID card, or your card is torn, bent or unreadable, you can order a duplicate ID card from the Department of State.
PAN’s First Time and Notary Reappointment seminars in Mercer on April 18 and 19 at the Comfort Inn, have been cancelled. However, the Motor Vehicle Advanced Seminar set for April 20 in Mercer at the Comfort Inn, 835 Perry Highway, is still scheduled.
The afternoon Notary Reappointment Seminar in Chambersburg on April 12 has also been cancelled.
North Carolina Secretary of State Elaine Marshall should resign after issuing more than 320 notary public commissions over nine years to people who live in the U.S. illegally, a state lawmaker said Tuesday.
PAN will hold afternoon Notary Reappointment Seminars on the following dates and locations: King of Prussia, Chambersburg, Reading and Washington.