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Birth Certificates are required to obtain a passport.birth marriage and death image by Warren Millar from Fotolia.comOur names identify who we are and the spelling of our name on certain documents should be accurate. Sometimes an error can occur when filling out a birth certificate, but...
Power of attorney can be used for a wide range of purposes. These documents can allow another person the right to make decisions on your behalf. In California, state law allows for the use of durable powers of attorney for finances, a specific kind of document used for limited circumstances.
You have been served with a civil petition and summons to appear in court on a legal matter. You don't want to spend money you don't have, so you've decided to write your answer and file it by yourself. You're not sure where to start so that you do everything according to the laws in your state. You
The state of Florida regulates very carefully the bail bond industry. Becoming a licensed bail bondsman is a lengthy process that includes many hours of training and a full year of supervised internship. To qualify, you must be a U.S. citizen or legal alien at least 18 years of age residing in the s
If you are an American citizen and are living and earning income overseas, your tax filing procedure is much different than if you were living and earning income within the continental United States. The Internal Revenue Service has special forms for you to complete and submit that pertain specifica
If you were born in Lima, Ohio, you can get a birth certificate from the Allen County Health Department. Same day service is usually available. If you were born in another county, you will need to get your birth certificate from that county or from the Ohio Department of Health in Columbus. You can
The New Jersey Open Public Records Act was signed by Gov. Donald DiFrancesco on Jan. 8, 2002. The law requires public records to be readily available, with some exceptions, for inspection and copying. It amended and supplemented the state's existing public records law.
Apartment for leaseapartment lease sign image by Aaron Kohr from Fotolia.comWhen a tenant or lessee enters into a rental agreement, or lease, with a landlord or lessor, it is a legally binding contractual arrangement, necessitating the use of specialized legal forms. Legal forms are...
Passports issued by the Philippines feature microchip technology and other security features to prevent fraud. Also know as an ePassport, a Philippine passport has an integrated circuit or chip in the document's pages with data to verify your identity, including biographical information, biometrics,
Fuel tanks of all sizes are used to transport the potentially dangerous substance.tanker truck image by alma_sacra from Fotolia.comFuel is highly flammable and often highly detrimental to the environment. For this reason, government agencies like the Environmental Protection Agency and...
Arson is one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States, with motives ranging from destroying a crime scene to simple vandalism. It's relatively easy to commit arson because it doesn't require breaking and entering and the perpetrator can be long gone before the flames are noticed. However,
Notaries witness document signatures.document case image by Maya Kruchancova from Fotolia.comA notary public's most frequent duty is to serve as an unbiased witness to the signing of legal, business and other important documents. A notary helps prevent fraud by affirming that she...
Looking for the right attorney can be a daunting task. You want a good lawyer, and to know whether or not the attorney has ever won a case. Though you need to keep in mind that not all cases get to court--and those that do often don't get to the point where a judgment is entered into--knowing how to
In parts of New York State, landowners are increasingly leasing their property to companies that want to extract gas, rocks or minerals from the ground. Leasing property can be a steady revenue for farmers who struggle with poor growing seasons or stagnant milk and/or crop prices. But there are a nu
If you’ve noticed that your garage door isn’t closing the whole way, or it closes and then re-opens, it’s probably time to adjust the close limit. On a Chamberlain Power Drive, adjusting the close limit is as easy as turning a screw. In just a few minutes, you can adjust the close
Individuals whose certificates are lost or destroyed can purchase a certified copy from the state of Arizona. Certified copies of birth certificates are accepted as proof of identity in most situations. Arizona vital records are not public record. Pursuant to Arizona's Administrative Code R9-19-403,