(1) A notarial act has the same effect under the law of this state as if performed by a notarial officer of this state if performed anywhere by any of the following persons under authority granted by the law of the United States:
(a) A judge, clerk or deputy clerk of a court;
(b) A commissioned officer on active duty with the military services of the United States;
(c) An officer of the foreign service or consular officer of the United States; or
(d) Any other person authorized by federal law to perform notarial acts.
(2) The signature and title of a person performing a notarial act are prima facie evidence that the signature is genuine and that the person holds the designated title.
(3) The signature and title of an officer listed in subsection (1)(a) to (c) of this section conclusively establish the authority of a holder of that title to perform a notarial act. [1983 c.393 §6]Section: Previous 194.510 194.515 194.520 194.525 194.530 194.535 194.540 194.545 194.550 194.555 194.558 194.560 194.565 194.570 194.575 Next
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