2018 Maryland Code
State Government
Title 19 - Acknowledgments
Subtitle 1 - Maryland Uniform Acknowledgments Act
§ 19-107. Form of certificate

  • An officer taking the acknowledgment shall endorse the acknowledgment or attach to the acknowledgment a certificate substantially in one of the following forms:

  • (a) State of .… County of .…

  • On this the .… day of .… , 20 .… , before me, .… , the

  • undersigned officer, personally appeared .… , known to me (or

  • satisfactorily proven) to be the person whose name .… subscribed to the

  • within instrument and acknowledged that .… .… executed the same for the

  • purposes therein contained.

  • In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand and official seal.

  • ..............................................…

  • ..............................................…

  • Title of officer.

  • (b) State of .… County of .…

  • On this the .… day of .… , 20 .… , before me, .… , the

  • undersigned officer, personally appeared .… , who acknowledged himself to

  • be the .… of .… , a corporation, and that he, as such .… , being

  • authorized so to do, executed the foregoing instrument for the purposes

  • therein contained, by signing the name of the corporation by himself as

  • ...….......................................…

  • In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand and official seal.

  • ..............................................…

  • ..............................................…

  • Title of officer.

  • (c) State of .… County of .…

  • On this the .… day of .… , 20 .… , before me, .… , the

  • undersigned officer, personally appeared .… , known to me (or

  • satisfactorily proven) to be the person whose name is subscribed as attorney

  • in fact for .… , and acknowledged that he executed the same as the act of

  • his principal for the purposes therein contained.

  • In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand and official seal.

  • ..............................................…

  • ..............................................…

  • Title of officer.

  • (d) State of .… County of .…

  • On this the .… day of .… , 20 .… , before me, .… , the

  • undersigned officer, personally appeared .… , of the State (county or city

  • as the case may be) of ....., known to me (or satisfactorily proven) to be the

  • person described in the foregoing instrument, and acknowledged that he

  • executed the same in the capacity therein stated and for the purposes therein

  • contained.

  • In witness whereof I hereunto set my hand and official seal.

  • ..............................................…

  • ..............................................…

  • Title of officer.

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