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As mentioned in the About Us page, the Secretary of State’s Office manages several public databases - from Uniform Commercial Code financing statements to current Suspended Charities. Below is a listing of the searches the Secretary of State's Office provides for the public.

Public Database Searches
Boards and Commissions Search Business Entities Registered Agent Search Business Entities Search
Cable Franchise Search (PDF) Charities Search Livestock Brands & Earmarks Search (PDF)
Notaries Search Professional Fundraisers & Solicitors Search Special Purpose District Directory (PDF)
Suspended Charities Search (PDF) Suspended Professional
Fundraisers & Solicitors Search (PDF)
Trademarks Search (PDF)
Uniform Commercial Code Search