308-30-120 - Authorized electronic notarial acts

308-30-120. Authorized electronic notarial acts

A notary public who has received an electronic records notary public endorsement from the department may perform the following electronic notarial acts:

(1) Taking an acknowledgment;

(2) Taking a verification on oath or affirmation;

(3) Witnessing or attesting a signature;

(4) Certifying or attesting a copy;

(5) Certifying that an event has occurred or an act has been performed; and

(6) Noting a protest of a negotiable instrument, if the notary public is:

(a) Licensed to practice law in the state of Washington;

(b) Acting under the authority of an attorney who is licensed to practice law in this or another state; or

(c) Acting under the authority of a financial institution regulated by this state, another state, or the federal government.

(Amended by WSR 18-12-028, Filed 5/29/2018, effective 7/1/2018)

Statutory Authority: RCW 42.44.190. 93-05-009, ยง 308-30-120, filed 2/5/93, effective 3/8/93.

The following state regulations pages link to this page.