Raised H.B. No. 5513
Session Year 2013
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE UNAUTHORIZED PRACTICE OF LAW BY NOTARIES PUBLIC.

To clarify that notaries public may not (1) offer legal assistance in immigration matters unless they are attorneys or otherwise permitted to provide assistance in such matters pursuant to federal law; or (2) falsely convey the impression that they are attorneys by use of certain titles.

Introduced by:
Judiciary Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/18/2013Signed by the Governor
 6/6/2013Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/5/2013Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/4/2013(LCO)Public Act 13-127
 5/31/2013On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 5/31/2013Senate Passed
 4/11/2013Senate Calendar Number 349
 4/11/2013Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/10/2013House Passed
 4/2/2013(LCO)File Number 278
 4/2/2013House Calendar Number 188
 4/2/2013Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/2/2013(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/25/2013(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/02/13 10:00 AM
 3/14/2013(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/13/2013(JUD)Joint Favorable
 2/8/2013Public Hearing 02/13
 1/22/2013Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of HB-5513

Rep. Juan R. Candelaria, 95th Dist.
Rep. Gary A. Holder-Winfield, 94th Dist.
Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, 145th Dist.
Rep. Louis P. Esposito, 116th Dist.
Rep. Tom O'Dea, 125th Dist.
Rep. Ezequiel Santiago, 130th Dist.
Rep. James Albis, 99th Dist.
Rep. Bruce V. Morris, 140th Dist.
Rep. David A. Baram, 15th Dist.
Rep. Michael L. Molgano, 144th Dist.
Sen. Carlo Leone, 27th Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Sen. Bob Duff, 25th Dist.
Sen. Catherine A. Osten, 19th Dist.
Sen. Joan V. Hartley, 15th Dist.
Sen. Toni Nathaniel Harp, 10th Dist.
Sen. Michael A. McLachlan, 24th Dist.
Rep. Thomas A. Vicino, 35th Dist.
Sen. Andres Ayala, 23rd Dist.
Sen. John A. Kissel, 7th Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.
Rep. Gerald M. Fox, 146th Dist.

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