We strive to make Open States available to everyone and ensure that it
is as accurate and reliable as possible. That said, we can't provide any
guarantees and use of Open States' tools is contingent upon your acceptance
of that fact.
Additionally, regarding privacy- we take your privacy seriously and aim
to do right by you. Most importantly we will never sell, rent, share, or
distribute your personal information without your consent. We also will
not publish identifiable information about anyone's usage of our services
without express permission.
If you have any questions please contact us.
These terms effective April 21, 2017.
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of
Personal Information we receive from users of the Services.
We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Services. By using the Services, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
Information Collection And Use
While using our Services, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name, email address, or other contact information ("Personal Information"). Information on who uses our Services and aggregate statistics on usage may be shared with third parties for the purpose of securing funding or otherwise demonstrating the value we provide. Contact information will not be shared with third parties for any reason without your consent.
Like many site operators, we collect information that your computer sends whenever you visit our Services ("Log Data"). This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Services that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics. In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this data.
We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters or other information relevant to the services. You may opt out of these communications at any time, but doing so may limit your ability to use certain features.
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive. Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Services.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.