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notary public

A person authorized by law to take oaths and witness signatures on documents. In some states, the notary must post a fidelity bond. In some states, notaries must keep complete logs of all documents notarized and the type of identification provided by the party signing the instrument.

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The 31 states that require notaries public also require notary bonds.
It is Alabama's only local networking group for Notaries Public. Recognizing the need to provide quality notary education to commissioned notaries, Notaries for Alabama offers training, mentoring and networking opportunities.
Echanez denied the allegation but among the evidence submitted to the court was a document showing he was not one of the commissioned notaries public of of Santiago City, and 10 documents he had apparently notarized in 2006, 2007 and 2008.