18 NCAC 07B .0503          OATH OF OFFICE AND DELIVERY OF COMMISSIONING CERTIFICATE

(a)  Before taking the oath of office, an appointee shall present to the Register of Deeds satisfactory evidence of the appointee's identity as set out in G.S. 10B-3(22).

(b)  The Register of Deeds shall document the type of evidence provided by the appointee on the form provided by the Department.

(c)  After administering the oath of office the Register of Deeds shall deliver the commissioning certificate to the notary public.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 10B-2; 10B-3(22); 10B-9; 10B-10; 10B-11; 10B-14(f);

Eff. April 1, 2007;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. December 6, 2016.