A divorce decree is a court's formal decision to grant a divorce, made after hearing evidence from both sides in the case and considering any relevant factors. Once the judge signs the divorce decree, it becomes a legally binding order. An apostille is a certification provided by the Secretary of State's office that authenticates the seals and signatures of notaries public and certain other officials on documents to be used in countries that are members of the Apostille Section of the 1961 Hague Convention Treaty.
In order to verify that a divorce decree is legitimate, an apostille may be necessary. An apostille is a form of authentication issued by the Secretary of State for documents to be used in foreign countries. The apostille certifies the divorce decree is a true and accurate copy of the original document and that it was signed by a notary public. The process for getting an Apostille in New Mexico is as follows:
1. Obtain the proper document from the issuing office.
2. Take the document to the Secretary of State's office.
3. submit the document for Apostille. Apostilles can be used with public documents issued in one country to be used in another country that has joined the Apostille Convention. Examples of typical documents include: corporate documents, powers of attorney, notarized documents, court orders, government issued documents, and school transcripts.
In order to get an apostille, you will need to go through the steps of the New Mexico Secretary of State's office. The first step is to send a certified copy of the divorce decree to the Secretary of State's office. The next step is to complete an application and submit it to the Secretary of State's office. The last step is to pay a fee and send the application to the New Mexico courts.
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