CS/HB 401 — Notaries Public
by Local, Federal and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee and Rep. Abruzzo and others (CS/SB 440 by Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security Committee and Senators Gibson and Torres)
This summary is provided for information only and does not represent the opinion of any Senator, Senate Officer, or Senate Office.
Prepared by: Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security Committee (MS)
The bill expands the list of forms of identification that a notary public may rely on in notarizing a signature on a document to include a Veteran Health Identification Card issued by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
If approved by the Governor, these provisions take effect July 1, 2017.
Vote: Senate 37-0; House 114-0