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Notary Blog

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Five Simple Notarial Mistakes to Avoid

by PAN
In this article we describe five common mistakes that notaries made in 2020, so you can avoid them in 2021. Read more

The Department of State's Disciplinary Actions: November 2020

by PAN
Two notaries from two counties were disciplined by the Department of State for violations against the notary public law in November, 2020. Read more

Disciplinary Actions - Sept. Oct. 2019

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A list of disciplinary actions taken by the Department of State. Read more

Disciplinary Actions - July-August 2019

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A listing of disciplinary actions taken by the Department of State for violations of the notary public law. Read more

Disciplinary Actions - March/April 2019

by PAN
A list of disciplinary actions taken by the Department of State against notaries who have violated the notary public law. Read more

Disciplinary Actions - January-February 2019

by PAN
A list of disciplinary actions taken by the Secretary of State for violations of the notary public law. Read more

Disciplinary Actions - November-December 2018

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A list of disciplinary actions taken by the Department of State. Read more

The Basis for Disciplinary Actions

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Why notaries are punished by the Department of State. Read more

Why Notaries Were Disciplined in 2017

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The reasons notaries were disciplined in 2017. Read more

Disciplinary Actions - March-April 2018

by PAN
A list of disciplinary actions taken by the Secretary of the Commonwealth against notaries who violated the notary public law. Read more

Year-End Totals of Disciplinary Actions

by PAN
A summary of the disciplinary actions taken by the Secretary of the Commonwealth in 2016. Read more

Disciplinary Actions - March-April 2017

by PAN
A listing of disciplinary actions taken by the Secretary of the Commonwealth against Pennsylvania notaries. Read more

Disciplinary Actions - January-February 2017

by PAN
A listing of disciplinary actions taken by the Department of State against Pennsylvania notaries. Read more

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