The Tennessee Secretary of State’s offices will have a delayed opening on Wednesday, November 14, opening at 10:45 a.m. to allow for an annual staff meeting and training. Many of our services will remain available online during this time.
2010 Opinion 10-97 states it is the opinion of this Office that a notary public is prohibited from notarizing
his or her spouse’s signature because of the requirement that notaries discharge the duties of
office “without favor or partiality.”