What is the Securing and Enabling Commerce Using Remote and Electronic (SECURE) Notarization Act of 2020?

Proposed federal legislation that aimed to permit immediate nationwide use of remote online notarization (RON), with minimum standards, and provide certainty for the interstate recognition of RON. The bill was supported by the American Land Title Association (ALTA), the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR). The bipartisan measure was introduced in the U.S. Senate as Senate Bill 3533 and in the House of Representatives as H.R. 6364. It did not make it to a full vote. (See Digital Closings Clear Final Hurdles)