Welcome to our notary services page, where we are pleased to offer notary services that align with the provisions of House Bill 255 in Texas. We understand that staying up to date with the latest legislation is essential for both notaries and individuals requiring notary services. House Bill 255, signed into law on September 1st, 2023, has introduced important changes that impact notaries and the services they provide.
What is House Bill 255?
House Bill 255 is a significant piece of legislation in Texas, specifically amending and enhancing the Texas Notary Public Act. This bill introduces several changes and updates that improve notary services while promoting security and transparency in notarial acts.
Our House Bill 255 Compliant Notary Services
At Austin Law, we have adapted our notary services to fully comply with House Bill 255, ensuring that our clients receive notarizations that meet the latest legal requirements. Here’s what you can expect from our services:
Remote Online Notarizations (RON): With the advent of House Bill 255, Texas has expanded the use of Remote Online Notarizations. We are fully equipped to provide RON services, allowing you to have your documents notarized online from the comfort of your own home or office. Our notaries have completed the necessary training and are authorized to perform RONs in accordance with the law.
Secure and Compliant Notarizations: We take great care to ensure the security and integrity of notarized documents. Our notaries are trained to follow the stringent requirements of House Bill 255, including proper identification and record-keeping.
Convenient In-Person Notarizations: While RONs offer convenience, we also offer traditional in-person notarization services. If you prefer an in-person notarization, our certified notaries are available to assist you.
Knowledgeable and Certified Notaries: Our notaries are well-versed in House Bill 255 and have completed the necessary training and certification to provide compliant notary services.
Mobile Notary Services: For added convenience, we offer mobile notary services. Our notary can come to your location, ensuring you receive notarizations when and where you need them.
Why Choose Us?
Experience: We have a track record of providing reliable and professional notary services.
Compliance: Our notaries stay up-to-date with the latest legal requirements, including those outlined in House Bill 255.
Convenience: Whether you prefer in-person notarizations or the flexibility of RONs, we have a solution to meet your needs.
Customer-Centric: We prioritize our clients’ satisfaction and strive to make the notarization process as seamless as possible.
Contact us today to schedule your notarization appointment or to learn more about how House Bill 255 impacts your notary needs. We are here to assist you with compliant and reliable notary services tailored to your requirements.
|The State of Texas Government Code Annex § 406.024 sets the maximum fees a Notary Public may charge for notary public services. The table below lists each notarial act and fee.|
|New rates went into effect 1 September 2023 in accordance with House Bill 255.|
|Standard Notarization *|
|Acknowledgements, Jurats and other Notarizations||$10.00||Per document (includes 1 signature)|
|$1.00||Per additional signature, same document|
|Certified Copies||$10.00||Per document|
|$0.25||Per copied page|
|Mobile Notarization **|
|Travel||$50.00||Up to 15 miles|
|$2.00||Per additional mile|
|Online Notarization **|
|Technology Fee||$25.00||Per document (first signer)|
|Additional Signer||$5.00||Per signer|
|Notary-Provided Witness||$15.00||Per witness|
|Loan Signing **|
|Single Loan Closing||$150.00||Per closing|
|Piggyback Closing||$75.00||Per closing|
|Cash Closing||$75.00||Per closing|
|Loan Application||$75.00||Per application|
|Scan Back||$10.00||Per package|
|Fax Back||$0.25||Per page|
|Cancelation (Print + Trip)||$75.00||Charged if borrower refuses to sign|
|Cancelation (Print Only)||$25.00||Charged with 2 hour or less notice|
|Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification||$50.00||Per form|
|Copy / Print||$0.25||Per page|
|* Active duty military and veterans are eligible to receive a 50% discount on Standard Notarization fees. Proof of service required to receive discount.|
|** Mobile and online Notarization fees are in addition to Standard Notarization fees.|