This Web site is designed as a public service. We collect
no personal information unless you voluntarily provide it by sending us e-mail
or completing an online form. Your
choice to not participate in these activities will not impair your ability to
browse this Web site and read or download any information provided on the site.
As you visit our Web site, software automatically
collects and stores only the following information about your visit, mostly for
name of the domain and IP address from which you access our Web site
type of browser used to access our site
date and time of access
Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site
pages you visit
of the Web site you attempted to visit but were unable to access due to
programming or other technical problems.
Software programs are used to create summary statistics
from this information for such purposes as assessing what information is of most
and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying
system performance or problem areas.
At this time we do not use “Internet Cookies.”
If you volunteer personal information, the federal Privacy
Act of 1974 may protect it. However,
this information may be considered public record, and may be subject to public
inspection and copying if not protected by federal or state law.
In the State of Arizona, laws exist to ensure that
government is open, and the public has a right to access most records and
information possessed by state government.
At the same time, there are exceptions to the public’s right to access
public records that serve various needs, including protecting the privacy of
individuals. Both state and federal
laws provide exceptions.
The Office of the Auditor General is the developer and
manager of this Web site and has taken steps to safeguard the integrity of its
data and prevent unauthorized access to information maintained.
Software to collect statistics is used through an Internet Service
Provider under contract with the Office. Such
information is released only to authorized individuals within the Office and is
not made available to other entities or persons.
Likewise, we do not permit entities other than those identified above to
collect or utilize this information.
Our site includes links to other Web sites that are not