6 AAC 88.990 - Definitions

In this chapter, unless the context requires otherwise,

(1) "credential analysis" has the meaning given in AS 44.50.075(b)(l)(C)(ii);
(2) "electronic record" has the meaning given in AS 09.80.190;
(3) "identification credential" means a non-expired passport, driver's license, or form of government-issued identification document that contains the signature and photograph of the individual;
(4) "multi-factor authentication" means a security system that requires more than one method of authentication from independent categories of credentials to verify the user's identity for a login or other transaction;
(5) "notarial certificate" means the portion of a notarized document that is completed by a notary public and that bears the notary public's signature, seal, and language as required by law;
(6) "person" has the meaning given in AS 01.10.060;
(7) "personal knowledge" means that the individual appearing before the notary public is known to the notary public through dealings sufficient to provide reasonable certainty that the individual has the identity claimed;
(8) "real time" means the actual span of uninterrupted, simultaneous communication using audio-video feeds during which all parts of an online notarial act occur excluding issues or buffering that does not materially affect the substantive communication between the notary public and the individual;
(9) "remote online notarization" or "remote notarial act" means a notarial act performed by means of communication technology under this chapter;
(10) "remote presentation" means transmission to a notary public through communication technology of an image of a remotely located individual's identification credential that is of sufficient quality to enable the notary public to reasonably identify the remotely located individual and to perform credential analysis.


6 AAC 88.990
Eff. 1/1/2021, Register 237, April 2021

Authority:AS 44.50.072

AS 44.50.075

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