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Sec. 18. No book, document, or paper of any kind issued in a foreign language, shall produce effect in any Federal, State, or Local government offices, nor in any judicial instance or court, nor in entities under sponsorship, surveillance or guidance by the government, unless attached to its corresponding translation done in compliance to the rules herein.Sole Paragraph. These provisions include notaries and notarial offices, which may not register, issue certificates, nor authenticated transcripts of documents written wholly or partially in a foreign language.