Emergency Remote Notarization Rules Promulgated!

The Secretary of State has adopted emergency rules for remote notarization of documents to be utilized during the current pandemic. The final rules are HERE.  Guidance has also been issued to help with some common questions raised in interpreting the rules. The Guidance is now live on the OPR COVID page and the Notary page. The direct link to the guidance pdf is here. Legislation pertaining to these rules and Will execution is still pending and we will inform you of any updates here and on VBA Connect.