As a Notary in Illinois, can I notarize a document for my parents? — N. R. Illinois
Yes. For the state of Illinois, there are no restrictions regarding notarizing for relatives.
For information on notarizing for family members in other states, please see our article “A guide to notarizing for family members.”
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