Last updated: September 22, 2017
The Department of Legislative Services ("us", "we", or "our") operates http://dls.maryland.gov/ (the "Site"). This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.
Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site ("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 Site 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 the use of this site.
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 Site.
It is recommended to turn off your browser popup blocker when using this site.
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.
Technical System Requirements:
The Department of Legislative Services website is best viewed with the most recent browser versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari or Opera.
Internet Explorer users should make sure that the browser is not set to display this site in “Compatibility View.”
The Portable Document Format (PDF) documents on this site are provided only as an alternate means of acquiring the printed, bound documents which otherwise are available from the Department of Legislative Services.
NOTE: The PDF documents offered on this page require Adobe Acrobat (version 7.0 or higher). To download a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader, visit Adobe’s website. To request documents in an alternate format, contact us at DLS Documents.