Nebraska Revised Statute 23-1307

Chapter 23 Section 1307

23-1307.

County clerks; election commissioners; deputies; oaths; acknowledgments.

All county clerks and election commissioners and their deputies shall have authority to administer oaths and affirmations in all cases where oaths and affirmations are required and to take acknowledgments of deeds, mortgages, and all other instruments in writing, attesting to such with the county seal.

Source

  • Laws 1883, c. 19, § 1, p. 181;
  • R.S.1913, § 5611;
  • C.S.1922, § 4930;
  • C.S.1929, § 26-1007;
  • R.S.1943, § 23-1307;
  • Laws 2012, LB398, § 1.

Annotations

  • Clerk must report fees for such services, though performed as notary public. State ex rel. Frontier County v. Kelly, 30 Neb. 574, 46 N.W. 714 (1890).

  • Clerk or deputy may administer oaths and affirmations. Merriam v. Coffee, 16 Neb. 450, 20 N.W. 389 (1884).