Can a Florida notary public notarize a document for a family member?

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Here is what it says on http://www.flgov.com/pdfs/ref_manual11-22.pdf page 19: Prohibited Acts for Notaries From Chapter 117, Florida Statutes A notary public may not notarize a signature on a document if: The person whose signature is to be notarized is the spouse, son, daughter, mother, or father of the notary public. §117.107(11). From what I've read brother, sister, cousins (IE. extended family) appear to OK to notarize. Still, just to be safe just get an unrelated notary to notarize your document.
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