An example is a search criterion. This information is not stored
on our server but on your workstation. We do not track this information
on our server. The cookies we use are set to expire at the end of
your browser session, with the exception of the cookies used for
the weather feature on alabama.gov's front page. This means that
when you close your browser they are deleted. The cookies used for
the weather feature are deleted when you clear your cache.
Our server does track statistical information (through the use of server logs)
to help agencies hosted on this server analyze the use of their site.
This is how we will handle information we learn about you from your
visit to our website.
We collect and store only the following information about your visit:
- the name of the domain from which you access the Internet;
- the date and time you access our site;
- and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site.
We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors
to the different sections of our site, and to help us make our
site more useful to visitors.
We want to be very clear: We will
not obtain personally identifying information about you when you
visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to
us, such as an email address. We use your email address to respond
appropriately. This may be to respond to you, to address issues you
identify, to further improve our web site, or to forward email to
another agency for appropriate action.
Please refer to individual
Alabama State Agency Web Sites for their Privacy Policies, which
may differ from the one displayed here.