The Notary Public Administrators (NPA) Section, a staff section of the National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS), is a national organization of persons in government and the private sector with professional interests and responsibilities in notary law and the commissioning and administration of notaries.
Our primary goals are:
Improve the function of Notary Public Administrator offices through peer-to-peer collaboration, exchange of ideas and practices, and sharing of informational tools and resources; and
Advance the office of notary public through education and promotion of best practices.
The Notary Public Administrators (NPA) Section announces that its “NASS eNotarization Implementation Guide (‘iGuide’)” has been formally adopted by the National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS). The unanimous vote to adopt was taken on the final day of NASS’ annual Winter Conference in Washington, D.C. (February 15-18, 2017). The iGuide is designed to facilitate decision-making in the eNotarization implementation process, and contribute to more widespread enactment of electronic notarization. Read more…
Detailed guidance to U.S. competent authorities on issuing Apostilles and authentications: