Thank you for visiting the Central New Jersey Council, BSA on the World Wide Web. Our Website is designed to make it easier and more efficient for Central New Jersey Council Scouters to interact with their Council. As with all online resources, we appreciate that many visitors to our sites will be concerned about their privacy. The Central New Jersey Council, BSA is committed to preserving your privacy when you visit our site.
This policy addresses the collection, security and access to information that may be obtained through the use of the site maintained by the Central New Jersey Council, BSA. This policy covers the following topics:
If, during your visit to the Central New Jersey Council, BSA web sites, you voluntarily provide personally identifiable information, we may collect such information. Examples of personally identifiable information may include:
An e-mail address if you are communicating to us through e-mail;
Information you voluntarily submit to the Council for the purposes of completing or submitting an application or form online;
Other information volunteered, such as survey information or content of e-mail.
In general, please note the information collected, whether or not personally identifiable, is not limited to text characters and may include audio, video and other graphic formats you send us. Information is retained in accordance with existing laws and other Council policies.
As a general rule, the Council does not disclose any personally identifiable information collected online except where you have given us permission, or where the information is public information. Visitors should be aware that information collected by the Council on its Websites may be subject to examination and inspection, if such information is a public record and not otherwise protected from disclosure.
You may decline participation in any activity that asks for information (i.e., surveys or emails). Your choice to not participate will have no effect on your ability to access information on the Council's Websites.
We do not use "cookies" to customize your browsing experience. Cookies are simple text files stored by your web browser and they provide a method of distinguishing among visitors to the web sites. If you have further questions about cookies, the Computer Incident Advisory Capacity Unit that monitors computer problems for the U.S. Department of Energy issued a study on March 12, 1998, of the risks to users of cookies, titled "Information Bulletin 1-034: Internet Cookies."
In certain instances, you will have the opportunity to receive or create a password to access or submit personal information. You should not divulge your password to anyone and the Council will never ask you for your password in an unsolicited phone call or e-mail. When you are finished with those applications that are password protected, you should exit the page.
Information provided on the Council's Website is intended to allow the public immediate access to public information. While all attempts are made to provide accurate, current and reliable information we recognize the possibility of human and/or mechanical error. Therefore, the Central New Jersey Council, its employees, officers and agencies expressly deny any warranty of the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published by this system and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance upon the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information. Any person who relies upon such information obtained from this system does so at his or her own risk.
Last updated: February 9, 2009