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#264761 - 01/28/08 04:03 PM US Notary on the island?  
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We are always trying to locate a US notary on the island. Anybody out there?


#264763 - 01/28/08 04:14 PM Re: US Notary on the island? [Re: Amanda Syme]  
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Used to be one, but I expired. Maybe I can get one before I come...I'll try.


At what age is it determined I am old enough to know better?
#264764 - 01/28/08 04:14 PM Re: US Notary on the island? [Re: Amanda Syme]  
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Amanda - Sent you a PM.
Cindy

#264772 - 01/28/08 05:39 PM Re: US Notary on the island? [Re: CindyF]  
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I b 1 but not down until 2/14. Let me know and I'll bring the stamp!

#264785 - 01/28/08 07:02 PM Re: US Notary on the island? [Re: travelqueen]  
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Thanks for the responses. Believe it or not the need arises fairly frequently - and although the US embassy has a notary on staff, you need to go to Belmopan to meet with them.

Even Belize attorney notaries are not always considered acceptable on some US documents, so we have found a new side line for those of you who need some part time entertainment!!

#264804 - 01/28/08 10:24 PM Re: US Notary on the island? [Re: Amanda Syme]  
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I'm a Notary in Montana and Utah, but don't quite know how the validity of a Utah stamp witnessing a San Pedro signature would be viewed?

Maybe someone on Island could check with the Embassy?


It's rarely rocket science, it's usually just math: then again if you can't do the math.......
#265639 - 02/01/08 05:11 PM Re: US Notary on the island? [Re: pugwash]  
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I am a Notary in New Jersey but I don't see how I would be allowed to notarize things (Physically) in Belize. The general information brochure for (New Jersey) notary's under "Jurisdiction" States: "A notary public who has been duly commissioned and qualified is authorized to notarize documents throughout the state of New Jersey". I take that to mean "Only in New Jersey". I don't know if other states have different rules.

#265643 - 02/01/08 05:34 PM Re: US Notary on the island? [Re: 2MILESNORTHOFCUT]  
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here it is Justice of the Peace, JP and I am one.


#265646 - 02/01/08 05:36 PM Re: US Notary on the island? [Re: belizegial]  
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Well I guess we have something in common Debbie. smile

#265722 - 02/02/08 11:28 AM Re: US Notary on the island? [Re: 2MILESNORTHOFCUT]  
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Interesting. We have had notaries from other jurisdictions sign documents in the past and the certifications were accepted.

A JP and a US notary aren't really the same thing. But I am sure some knowledgeable soul out there would like to run with that ball and explain the differences.

Thanks for all responses.

A


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