Governor Kemp’s Executive Order regarding Temporary Remote Notarizations

Below is Governor Kemp’s Executive Order during the COVID-19 pandemic permitting temporary remote notarizations. Executive Order was intended to suspend the purported requirement under Georgia law that notarial acts and witnessing must be executed in-person. This executive order was intended to curb the spread of COVID-19, which can be contracted through person-to-person contact. You can review Executive Order here.