Assembly Bill No. 2217 CHAPTER 133
An act to amend Sections 8211 and 8223 of the Government Code, relating to
Existing law authorizes the Secretary of State to appoint and commission notaries public in the number that the Secretary deems necessary for the public convenience. Existing law prohibits fees charged by a notary public for certain services, including taking an acknowledgment or proof of a deed, from exceeding specified amounts. This bill would increase those amounts, as specified.
Some of them are: For taking an acknowledgment or proof of a deed, or other instrument, to include the seal and the writing of the certificate, the sum of fifteen dollars ($15) for each signature taken. For administering an oath or affirmation to one person and executing the
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