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The DC Code: § 1-1207 Foreign bills of exchange.

Index1 Government Organization. (Refs & Annos)

Notaries public shall have authority to demand acceptance and payment of foreign bills of exchange and to protest the same for nonacceptance and nonpayment, and to exercise such other powers and duties as by the law of nations and according to commercial usages notaries public may do.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 1-807. 1973 Ed., § 1-508. DC CODE § 1-1207 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1279, ch. 854, § 565.)