A new bill, which will be effective immediately upon the Governor’s signature, will extends our authority to act as a designated signer to the signing and initialing of a Power of Attorney.
New Florida Law: SUMMARY: HB 841 clarifies that a Notary may sign a power of attorney on behalf of a principal who is unable to sign by using the procedures in F.S. 117.05(14).
BILL: House Bill 841
EFFECTIVE: Immediately upon being signed into law by the Governor
SIGNED: May 30, 2013