The department shall maintain an electronic database of notaries public to which all of the following apply:

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes 140.24

  • Following: when used by way of reference to any statute section, means the section next following that in which the reference is made. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Person: includes all partnerships, associations and bodies politic or corporate. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
   (1)   A person may verify through the database the authority of a notary public to perform notarial acts.
   (2)   The database indicates whether a notary public has notified the department that the notary public will be performing notarial acts for remotely located individuals under s. 140.145.