Many legal documents require notarization, including the will, trust, power of attorney, or advanced directive. If that is the case, the form will also bear the signature of the notary public.
Any such templates would have an allocated space for a notary public's signature and stamp. If the area is too small for a notary public's seal or signature, said notary public could resort to the use of a Notarial Certificate.
The Notarial Certificate is a confirmation that a document has been properly signed and notarized, including a testament to the signer or signers' identity. In accompaniment is the notary public's certification of the document's content to be what it appears to be, such as not aimed to deceive.
There are several types of Notarial Certificates to fit the occasions, of which the two most common are Acknowledgement and Jurat.
An Acknowledgement Notarial Certificate serves to confirm the identity of the signer or signers. In contrast, a Jurat Notarial Certificate also includes a declaration that the document is accurate to the signatory's best knowledge. It bears the weight of an affidavit, for which intentional prevarication can lead to a charge of perjury.
Depending on your state, a Notarial Certificate may also be known as:
A licensed notary public would need to use Notarial Certificates. It may also come to pass that a person would need to prepare their Notarial Certificate for use by a notary public on hire.
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As mentioned, the Notarial Certificate is to be used by a notary public only when in the act of notarization, according to a notary public's best judgment about the signer(s) and the document of concern.
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