2014 South Carolina Code of Laws
Title 26 - Notaries Public and Acknowledgements
SECTION 26-3-40. Substance of certification.

SC Code § 26-3-40 (2014) What's This?

The person taking an acknowledgment shall certify that:

(1) The person acknowledging appeared before him and acknowledged he executed the instrument; and

(2) The person acknowledging was known to the person taking the acknowledgment or that the person taking the acknowledgment had satisfactory evidence that the person acknowledging was the person described in and who executed the instrument.

HISTORY: 1962 Code Section 49-63; 1972 (57) 2374.

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