May I Accept A Copy Of An ID As Proof Of Identity?
Can a Notary accept a photocopy of a valid ID as identification? No. A Notary may not use a paper copy as form of ID. This has happened to me a few times where a client would hand me a printed copy of a driver's license. Unfortunately, we are not able to take this as form of ID. When getting calls to visit a hospital or convalescent home, the very first question I ask is if the signer has a physical ID present. This helps prevent loss of time, and delays. If signer does not h