State Affairs and Government

Notaries Public and Justices of the Peace

SECTION 42-30-9

§ 42-30-9. Lists of appointees – Certificates of appointment.

It shall be the duty of the secretary of state to make a list of all notaries public and justices of the peace appointed by the governor and duly qualified, and send a copy thereof to each of the clerks of the supreme, superior, and family courts and to the clerks of the district courts for the second, third, fourth, ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth judicial districts, to be kept in the files of those courts, and the clerks shall, upon application, issue certificates of office to the person entitled thereto, and shall receive a fee of one dollar ($1.00) for every certificate.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 24, § 10; G.L. 1909, ch. 30, § 16; G.L. 1923, ch. 30, § 15; G.L. 1938, ch. 489, § 12; G.L. 1956, § 42-30-9; P.L. 1960, ch. 76, § 25; P.L. 1985, ch. 97, § 2.)