Code Annotated

31.0208 Board-Powers.

The Board may: (1) conduct investigations and…

31.0209 Board-Annual report.

The Board shall prepare and present an annual…

31.0210 Certificate-CPA-Issuance.

(a) A Certificate of “Certified Public Accoun…

31.0211 Certificate-Educational requirements.

A person applying for a certificate of certif…

31.0212 Certificate-Exemption from educational requirements.

A person who holds and has continued to hold…

31.0213 Certificate-Examination requirements.

A person applying for a Certificate of Certif…

31.0214 Certificate-Admission to examination.

(a) A person shall, upon application to the B…

31.0215 Certificate-Reexamination.

The Board may by rule prescribe the terms and…

31.0216 Certificate-Exemption from examination requirements.

A person shall, upon application to the Board…

31.0217 Certificate of public accountant- Issuance.

A person shall be issued a Certificate of Pub…

31.0218 Existing registrations.

A person who, on 1 January 1978, holds regist…

31.0219 Permits to practice.

(1) A person must, upon application to the Bo…

31.0220 Fees.

(a) An applicant for admission to the examina…

31.0221 Disciplinary action-Reinstatement.

(a) The Board may: (1) cancel, revoke, suspen…

31.0222 Prohibited use of titles.

(a) No person may assume or use the title or…

31.0223 Prohibited acts-Special knowledge.

(a) A person may not sign or affix his name o…

31.0224 Exceptions.

Nothing contained in this chapter prohibits a…

31.0230 Injunctions.

Whenever the Board has reason to believe that…

31.0231 Criminal penalties.

Any person who violates any provision of 31.0…

31.0232 Evidence of practice.

The display or uttering by a person of a card…

31.0233 Ownership of accountant’s working papers.

All statements, records, schedules, working p…

31.0301 Short Title.

This Act may be cited as the Notary Act of 20…

31.0302 Purposes.

This Act shall be construed and applied to ad…

31.0303 Interpretation.

In this Act, unless the context otherwise req…

31.0304 Prospective effect.

The existing seal, length of commission term,…

31.0305 Severability clause.

If any provision of this Act or its applicati…

31.0306 Effective date.

This Act shall take effect 180 days from the…

31.0307 Definitions.

For purposes of this title: (a) “Acknowledgme…

31.0308 Authority to adopt rules.

The Secretary shall adopt administrative rule…

31.0309 Qualifications.

(a) Except as provided in subsection (c), the…

31.0310 Jurisdiction and term.

A person commissioned as a notary may perform…

31.0311 Bond.

(a) A notary commission shall not be issued u…

31.0312 Commissioning documents.

Upon issuing a notary commission, the Secreta…

31.0313 Recommissioning.

A current or former notary applying for a new…

31.0314 Application materials.

Every application for a notary commission sha…

31.0315 Statement of personal qualifications.

The application for a notary commission shall…

31.0316 Course and examination.

(a) Every applicant for a notary commission s…

31.0317 Notarized declaration.

Every applicant for a notary commission shall…

31.0318 Application fee—Funds to be utilized by the Secretary.

(a) Every applicant for a notary commission s…

31.0319 Confidentiality.

Information required by section 31.0315(7) sh…

31.0320 Powers and prohibitions.

(a) A notary who is a United States National…

31.0321 Disqualifications.

(a) A notary is disqualified from performing…

31.0322 Refusal to notarize.

(a) A notary shall not refuse to perform a no…

31.0323 Avoidance of influence.

(a) A notary shall not influence a person eit…

31.0324 False certificate.

(a) A notary shall not execute a certificate…

31.0325 Improper documents.

(a) A notary shall not notarize a signature:…

31.0326 Intent to deceive.

A notary shall not perform any official actio…

31.0327 Testimonials.

A notary shall not use the official notary ti…

31.0328 Unauthorized practice of law.

(a) If notarial certificate wording is not pr…

31.0329 Imposition and waiver of fees.

(a) For performing a notarial act, a notary m…