RULE §87.40 Prohibition Against Recording Personal Information

Published: 2015

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(a) A notary public (other than a court clerk notarizing instruments for the court) shall not record in the notary's record book:   (1) an identification number that was assigned by a governmental agency or by the United States to the signer, grantor or maker and that is set forth on the identification card or passport presented as identification; or   (2) any other number that could be used to identify the signer, grantor or maker of the document. (b) This section does not prohibit a notary from recording a number related to the residence of the signer, grantor or maker of the document or the instrument.

Source Note: The provisions of this §87.40 adopted to be effective January 1, 2010, 34 TexReg 9395