§ 1–1231.09. Notarial act in the District.
(a) A notarial act may be performed in the District by:
(1) A notary public of the District;
(2) A judge, clerk, or deputy clerk of a court of the District; or
(3) Any other individual authorized to perform the specific act by the law of the District.
(b) The signature and title of an individual performing a notarial act in the District shall be prima facie evidence that the signature is genuine and that the individual holds the designated title.
(c) The signature and title of a notarial officer described in subsection (a)(1) or (2) of this section shall conclusively establish the authority of the officer to perform the notarial act.