2011 ORS § 194.156¹
Disposition of seal and notarial journal upon death of notary
  • rules

If a notary dies during the term of commission, the notarys heirs or personal representative, as soon as reasonably practicable after death, shall:

(1) Deliver the official seal to the Secretary of State; and

(2) Notify the Secretary of State in writing of the date of death and of the manner in which the notarial journal and records have been disposed. Disposition, after death, of the notarial journal and records shall be as provided by rule. [1989 c.976 §20]