This site only collects personal information to the extent necessary to provide services or benefits.
"Cookies" are a standard Web technology consisting of small files placed on your computer by a Web server. The server uses them to both store and retrieve information about your visit.
If your Web browser is configured not to accept cookies, you still will be able to access information on the site, but some features and applications may not be available.
If you send us an e-mail, the message usually contains your return e-mail address. If you include personally-identifying information in your e-mail because you want us to address issues specific to your situation, we may use that information to respond to your request. Sometimes, we forward your e-mail to other state agencies that may be better able to help you or answer your question. We do not distribute lists of email addresses.
We are pleased to respond to general e-mail inquiries concerning our services, but state and federal laws do not allow us to provide personal, confidential or casespecific information through this forum. Also, e-mail inquiries sent to us are not secure or confidential.
On some of our Web pages we may offer interactive forms that let you voluntarily submit personal information (such as your e-mail address, name and address). All submitted information is used only for the expressed purposes for which it is intended and is not made available to any third party.
We may record some non-personal information during your visit. If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the Web site, read pages, or download information, our Web site's server may automatically record some general information about your visit.
During your visit, our Web site's server may record:
We use this information for statistical analysis to help us make our site more useful to visitors. This information is only used internally, does not record information about individuals and will be used only for internal management purposes.
Our Web site has links to other Web sites you may find interesting or relevant. These other sites may send their own cookies to your personal computer, collect data, or solicit personal information. The privacy policies and procedures described here do not apply to external links. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of any site you link to from this site, especially if you share any personal information.
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