H.R. 3808 (111th): Interstate Recognition of Notarizations Act of 2010


Oct 14, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Vetoed & Override Failed in House on Nov 17, 2010

This bill was vetoed. The House attempted to override the veto on November 17, 2010 but failed.


Robert Aderholt

Representative for Alabama's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2010
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require any Federal or State court to recognize any notarization made by a notary public licensed by a State other than the State where the court is located when such notarization occurs in or affects interstate commerce.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1979 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Jul 10, 2007

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3808” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Oct 14, 2009
Passed House
Apr 27, 2010
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate
Sep 27, 2010
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Oct 8, 2010
House Override Failed
Nov 17, 2010


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Nov 17, 2010 5:24 p.m.
Failed 185/235

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