STATE OF NEW YORK
2017-2018 Regular Sessions
February 9, 2017
Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee
on Governmental Operations
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to increasing the fees
certain notaries public shall be entitled to
The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-bly, do enact as follows:
1 Section 1. Section 136 of the executive law, as amended by chapter 143
2 of the laws of 1991, is amended to read as follows:
3 § 136. Notarial fees. A notary public shall be entitled to the follow-
4 ing fees:
5 1. For administering an oath or affirmation, and certifying the same
6 when required, except where another fee is specifically prescribed by
7 statute, [two] five dollars.
8 2. For taking and certifying the acknowledgment or proof of execution
9 of a written instrument, by one person, [two] five dollars, and by each
10 additional person, [two] five dollars, for swearing each witness there-
11 to, [two] five dollars.
12 § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
 is old law to be omitted.