Thank you for visiting pahouse.com, PA House of Representatives -
Democratic Caucus. Your privacy is important to us. To better protect
your privacy, please review this statement explaining our online
information practices and the choices you can make about the way your
information is collected and used.
In some areas of Pahouse.com you are invited to sign a petition or
guestbook, subscribe to electronic updates, or participate in an online
survey. The types of personally identifiable information that may be
collected at these pages include: name, address, e-mail address,
telephone number, fax number, and information about your interests in
various programs, initiatives and constituent services.
Some Web-based communications allow you to submit information about
other people. For example, you might submit a person's e-mail address to
send the message you received directly to the recipient, also known as
"send to a friend." This information may be collected for use in
future outreach efforts.
Certain non-personally identifiable information also may be collected
when you visit many of our Web pages such as the type of browser you are
using (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system
you are using, (e.g., Microsoft Windows or Mac OS) and the domain name
of your Internet service provider (e.g., America Online, Earthlink).
How Information is Used
The information you provide about yourself may be used to fulfill your
requests for information on our programs and services, to respond to
your inquiries about issues, and to offer you more information on these
issues, programs or services that may be of interest to you.
This information is sometimes used to communicate with you, such as to
notify you of proposed legislation or initiatives, changes to our
subscriber agreements, or to fulfill a request by you for electronic
Personally identifiable information may be disclosed in response to
legal process, for example, in response to a court order or a subpoena.
We also may disclose such information in response to a law enforcement
agency's request, or where we believe it is necessary to investigate,
prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud,
situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any
with the policies governing our Web site and applicable laws or as
otherwise required or permitted by law or consistent with legal
requirements. Employees and Legislators of the PA House of
Representatives - Democratic Caucus who have access to personally
identifiable information are required to protect this information in a
manner that is consistent with this Privacy Statement by, for example,
not using the information for any purpose other than to carry out the
services they are performing.
Although appropriate measures to safeguard against unauthorized
disclosures of information is taken, it cannot be fully guaranteed that
personally identifiable information that we collect will never be
disclosed in a manner that is inconsistent with this Privacy Statement.
Information received online with outside records may at times be
combined to enhance the ability to deliver to you those services that
may be of interest to you. If you have signed up to receive e-mails and
prefer not to receive additional information from the PA House of
Representatives - Democratic Caucus, follow the "unsubscribe"
instructions provided on any e-mail you receive from this site.
Finally, The PA House of Representatives - Democratic Caucus,
pahouse.com Web site covered by this Privacy Statement will not use or
transfer personally identifiable information provided by you in ways
unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you with an
opportunity to opt out of these unrelated uses.
To enhance your experience with pahouse.com, many Web pages use
"cookies." Cookies are text files that are placed in your computer's
browser to store your preferences. Cookies, by themselves, do not reveal
your e-mail address or other personally identifiable information unless
you choose to provide this information by, for example, signing a
guestbook. However, once you choose to furnish the site with personally
identifiable information, this information may be linked to the data
stored in the cookie.
Our Commitment to Security
The PA House of Representatives - Democratic Caucus has put in place
appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard
and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and
correctly use the information collected online.
How to Contact Us
If you have any questions or concerns about the online privacy statement
for this site or its implementation, please
e-mail the webmaster.