Originally the notariate arose in Italy in the middle of the VIII century. The ancient Roman institute of tabellion (tabelliones or notarii) – the persons who were engaged under control of the state the composition of legal acts was its prototype.
In three-day time after delivery of a qualification examination examined by the secretary of the commission the extract from the minutes of the commission about results of passing an examination by the applicant is given. Decisions of the commission can be appealed in the appeal commission from the date of delivery examined extracts from the protocol of the commission in a month.
In case of absence in the settlement of the notary, authorized officials of executive authorities make the following notarial actions: certify wills; certify powers of attorney; take measures to protection of hereditary property; fidelity of copies of documents and extracts from them testify; testify authenticity of the signature on documents.