Receiving a notice of appointment from the Secretary of the Commonwealth and obtaining a rubber stamp seal from a notary supply company does not mean that you may begin notarizing documents.
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It can cost a notary $950 for failing to be sworn in, recording his or her bond and registering his or her signature as required by Pennsylvania Notary Public Law.
The PA Southeast Regional Property Records Educational Partners (PREP) and the Pennsylvania Land Title Institute will discuss boundary issues in title insurance during its Feb. 13, 2014 meeting.
The PA Southeast Regional Property Records Education Partners (PREP) will meet Wednesday, Oct. 10 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Pennsylvania Land Title Institute, 1010 W. 8th Avenue, Suite H, King of Prussia, Pa.
The Property Records Industry Association board of directors formally adopted the white paper, “Notary Best Practices for Recordable Documents” that encourages specific standards to assist recorders, notaries who handle recordable documents, and the commissioning authorities who appoint and oversee notaries.
The Pennsylvania Southeast Regional PREP meeting will take place on Thursday, Feb. 23, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Pennsylvania Land Title Institute, 1010 W. 8th Avenue, Suite H, King of Prussia.
Some of the topics to be discussed include Marcellus Shale, land fraud and Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems (MERS).
Contact Nancy J. Becker, Recorder of Deeds, Montgomery County, at 610-278-3055 or at [email protected] for additional information.
If one-stop shopping was the goal, then Allegheny County has achieved what it set out to accomplish with the notary commission process.
When the clock struck 12:01 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2008, the positions of Recorder of Deeds, Register of Wills, Clerk of Courts and Prothonotary were eliminated in Allegheny County.