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North Carolina General Statutes
Chapter 10B: Notaries.

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Article 1 - Notary Public Act. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-1 10B-1. Short title.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-2 10B-2. Purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-3 10B-3. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-4 10B-4: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-5 10B-5. Qualifications.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-6 10B-6. Application for commission.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-7 10B-7. Statement of personal qualification.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-8 10B-8. Course of study and examination.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-9 10B-9. Length of term and jurisdiction.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-10 10B-10. Commission; oath of office.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-11 10B-11. Recommissioning.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-12 10B-12. Notarized declaration.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-13 10B-13. Application fee.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-14 10B-14. Instructor's certification.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-15 10B-15: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-16 10B-16: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-17 10B-17: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-18 10B-18: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-19 10B-19: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-20 10B-20. Powers and limitations.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-21 10B-21. Notaries ex officio.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-22 10B-22. False certificate; foreign language certificates.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-23 10B-23. Improper records.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-24 10B-24. Testimonials.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-25 10B-25: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-26 10B-26: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-27 10B-27: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-28 10B-28: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-29 10B-29: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-30 10B-30. Imposition and waiver of fees.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-31 10B-31. Fees for notarial acts.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-32 10B-32. Notice of fees.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-33 10B-33: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-34 10B-34: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-35 10B-35. Official signature.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-36 10B-36. Official seal.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-37 10B-37. Seal image.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-38 10B-38: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-39 10B-39: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-40 10B-40. Notarial certificates in general.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-41 10B-41. Notarial certificate for an acknowledgment.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-42 10B-42. Notarial certificate for a verification or of subscribing witness.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-42.1 10B-42.1. Notarial certificate for a verification of nonsubscribing witness.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-43 10B-43. Notarial certificate for an oath or affirmation.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-44 10B-44: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-45 10B-45: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-46 10B-46: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-47 10B-47: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-48 10B-48: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-49 10B-49: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-50 10B-50. Change of address.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-51 10B-51. Change of name.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-52 10B-52. Change of county.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-53 10B-53. Change of both name and county.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-54 10B-54. Resignation.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-55 10B-55. Disposition of seal; death of notary.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-56 10B-56: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-57 10B-57: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-58 10B-58: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-59 10B-59: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-60 10B-60. Enforcement and penalties.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-61 10B-61: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-62 10B-62: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-63 10B-63: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-64 10B-64: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-65 10B-65. Acts of notaries public in certain instances validated.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-66 10B-66. Certain notarial acts validated.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-67 10B-67. Erroneous commission expiration date cured.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-68 10B-68. Technical defects cured.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-69 10B-69. Official forms cured.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-70 10B-70. Certain notarial acts for local government agencies validated.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-71 10B-71. Certain notarial acts validated when recommissioned notary failed to again take oath.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-72 10B-72. Certain notarial acts validated when recommissioned notary failed to again take oath.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-73 10B-73. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-74 10B-74. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-75 10B-75. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-76 10B-76. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-77 10B-77. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-78 10B-78. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-79 10B-79. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-80 10B-80. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-81 10B-81. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-82 10B-82. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-83 10B-83. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-84 10B-84. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-85 10B-85. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-86 10B-86. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-87 10B-87. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-88 10B-88. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-89 10B-89. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-90 10B-90. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-91 10B-91. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-92 10B-92. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-93 10B-93. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-94 10B-94. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-95 10B-95. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-96 10B-96. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-97 10B-97. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-98 10B-98. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-99 10B-99. Presumption of regularity.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2 - Electronic Notary Act. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-100 10B-100. Short title.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-101 10B-101. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-102 10B-102. Scope of this Article.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-103 10B-103. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-104 10B-104. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-105 10B-105. Qualifications.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-106 10B-106. Registration with the Secretary of State.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-107 10B-107. Course of instruction.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-108 10B-108. Fees for registration.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-109 10B-109: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-110 10B-110: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-111 10B-111: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-112 10B-112: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-113 10B-113: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-114 10B-114: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-115 10B-115. Types of electronic notarial acts.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-116 10B-116. Prohibitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-117 10B-117. Notarial components of electronic document.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-118 10B-118. Maximum fees.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-119 10B-119: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-120 10B-120: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-121 10B-121: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-122 10B-122: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-123 10B-123: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-124 10B-124: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-125 10B-125. Electronic signature, electronic seal.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-126 10B-126. Security measures.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-127 10B-127. Maintenance of electronic device.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-128 10B-128. Disposition of records.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-129 10B-129: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-130 10B-130: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-131 10B-131: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-132 10B-132: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-133 10B-133: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-134 10B-134: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-135 10B-135. Validity of notarial certificates.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-136 10B-136. Form of evidence of authority of electronic notarial act.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-137 10B-137. Certificate of authority for electronic notarial act.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-138 10B-138: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-139 10B-139: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-140 10B-140: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-141 10B-141: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-142 10B-142: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-143 10B-143: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-144 10B-144: Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-145 10B-145. Restriction or revocation of registration.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 10B-146 10B-146. Wrongful manufacture, distribution, or possession of software or hardware.[HTML] [RTF]