o Changes the military occupational specialties 71D to 27D, and 550A to 270A (paras 1-7a and 2-2a(1)).
o Changes the address of the Legal Assistance Policy Division (para 1-7c).
o Implements recent legislative changes to 10 USC 1044a(b) authorizing designated civilian employees located outside the United States to perform as military notaries (paras 1-7b and 2-2a(5)).
o Adds the requirement to maintain a notary log (para 3-5b).
o Removes the requirement to include social security numbers of witnesses (fig 4-1).
o Adds appendix B, Military Notary, summarizing notarial authority, duties and guiding principles for military notaries.