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Code of Virginia
Title 47.1. Notaries and Out-of-State Commissioners
Chapter 6. Civil and Criminal Liability

§ 47.1-26. Civil liability of notary.

A notary public shall be liable for all damages proximately caused by his official misconduct.

Code 1950, § 47-3; 1972, c. 824; 1980, c. 580.

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