06RS SB179


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SB 179 (BR 2038) - T. Buford

     AN ACT relating to notary publics.
     Create various new sections of KRS Chapter 423 to provide for comprehensive statutory coverage of notary publics, including provisions relating to the purpose of the regulation, definitions, commissioning, applications, electronic notarizations, bonding, education, privacy, notarial authority, notarial prohibitions, fees, journals and record keeping, notarizations forms, signing by mark, official seals, seal vendors, verification of notarial authority, resignations, deaths, misconduct, liability, notarial crimes, grandfathering, and to name the Act the Kentucky Model Notary Act; Provide for a delayed effective date of March 1, 2007; amend KRS 423.010, 423.110, and 423.200 to conform; repeal KRS 64.300, 423.020, 423.050, 423.080, 423.130, 423.140, 423.150, 423.160, 423.170, 423.180, 423.190, and 423.990.


     SCS - Delete original provisions; amend KRS 423.010 to require a notary to prove to the court his or her obligation with good security by a notarized statement from, and not the personal appearance of, the person providing the security.

     HFA (1, J. Gray) - Retain original provisions of this Act; amend KRS 64.185 to permit a county coroner to appoint additional deputy coroners with approval of the fiscal court.

     HFA (2/Title, J. Gray) - Make title amendment.

     Feb 13-introduced in Senate
     Feb 15-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 16-reassigned to Licensing, Occupations & Administrative Regulations (S)
     Mar 7-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 8-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 9, 2006
     Mar 9-3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 10-received in House
     Mar 13-to Judiciary (H)
     Mar 15-posted in committee
     Mar 22-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 23-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 24-floor amendments (1) and (2-title) filed ; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 24, 2006
     Apr 11-3rd reading, passed 98-0; received in Senate; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Apr 21-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 186)

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