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PA Authorizes Wills to be Executed Remotely During Coronavirus Crisis

During the Coronavirus crisis, the Pennsylvania Department of State has authorized notaries to use audio-visual technology to notarize certain estate documents. This means that Pennsylvania citizens can execute wills and other important estate documents without having to leave their homes. Importantly, this authorization applies to the following estate documents: 

  • powers of attorney, 
  • self-executing wills, 
  • advanced healthcare directives, 
  • healthcare powers of attorney, 
  • living wills, and 
  • temporary guardianships. 

Learn additional information on this remote notarization

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