# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Legal Systems Administration Task 260455130

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify the key responsibilities of having and the process for obtaining a notary public commission in Virginia.


Identification should include the requirements to
  • be at least 18 years of age
  • be able to read and write English
  • be a legal resident of the United States
  • live or work in Virginia
  • have no felony conviction unless pardoned or have had rights restored
  • pay a state filing fee in Virginia
  • renew commission every four years in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Explanation of key responsibilities of a notary in a legal office setting should include
  • notarizing internal and external documents that require certification
  • being familiar with procedures and laws involving notarized documents
  • identifying the differences between an electronic and a paper notary
  • defining e-notarization and the requirements for this method of notarization.

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