Icon
Notice

Our office will be closed on Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

This site uses cookies

Why? They let us personalize content, track usage, and analyze data on our end to improve your experience. By continuing to browse our site, you accept our use of cookies per our privacy policy.

I Accept

Notary Notes

The Department of State's Disciplinary Actions: November 2021

by PAN

The Bureau of Election Services and Notaries took the following disciplinary actions against notaries public in November 2021:
  • A Lackawanna County notary was convicted of a felony or an offense involving fraud, dishonesty, or deceit.
    • This notary permanently and voluntarily surrendered his notary commission.
  • A Montgomery County notary failed to require that the individual making a statement or executing a signature on a record appear personally before her, recover the stamp when leaving her employment, and maintain a journal of all notarial acts performed in the manner required.
    • This notary permanently and voluntarily surrendered her notary commission.
  • A Philadelphia County notary failed to comply with the law and failed to discharge a duty required of a notary public.
    • This notary was suspended for 18 months, immediately stayed in favor of probation, levied an administrative penalty of $500 and a probation assessment of $900.
Do you need a refresher on your notary knowledge? You can sign up for our notary and motor vehicle courses here.

You can also find several educational videos on our YouTube channel.

Comments (0)

Become a Notary

Assum summo vidisse an pri, rebum ignota labitur at mea. Veniam omittam id est, ius sanctus detraxit elaboraret te. His.

Learn More