Your access to and use of the Baltimore County web site is subject to all applicable laws and regulations and these General User Terms and Conditions - which may be changed or updated by us from time to time without notice to you. In consideration of your use of the County web site, you accept, without limitation or qualification, the General User Terms and Conditions.
NOTICE: Use of Content
Permission to use the content, information or documents from the County Site is granted, provided that:
- a copyright notice appears in all copies and that both the copyright notice and this permission notice appear,
- use of such documents from the County Site is for informational and non-commercial or personal use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and
- no modifications of any documents are made. Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties.
Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible. Documents specified above do not include the design or layout of the County Site or any other Baltimore County owned, operated, licensed or controlled site. Elements of government web sites are protected by trade dress, trademark, unfair competition, and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, sound or image from any Baltimore County web site may be copied or e-transmitted unless expressly permitted by Baltimore County.
Links are provided to the following categories of external sites and must meet the criteria established herein:
- Other government entities, including local, state and federal government sites, or sites operated by agencies or departments of any of those entities;
- Sites operated by nonprofit or not-for-profit agencies or departments with which the County has an established statutory, participatory or supportive relationship
- Sites operated by nonprofit, not-for-profit or for-profit agencies or entities who provide community-based services including health care, child care, elder care or other social services; or
- Commercial sites with which the County has an direct working relationship that further a specific mission of the County.
The location of any link established within this web site is at the discretion of Baltimore County. Baltimore County does not require that reciprocal links be established by the requesting entity. Links may be requested by email to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Any link to the Baltimore County web site must not imply that the County is endorsing the linking site or its products and must not misrepresent its relationship with the County. The linking site must not present false information about County services, or use the County logo, seal or flag on its web site. The linking web site must not contain content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive or controversial and should only contain content appropriate for all age groups.
This site may contain links to other sites on the Internet that are operated by parties other than Baltimore County and the County is not responsible for the content of any such external site, or for the availability of the site or its content. If you have questions or concerns regarding the content of any of these external sites, you should contact the site administrator directly.
This is a Baltimore County computer system, provided as a public service. Government personnel and the general public may use this system to review and retrieve publicly available government information. Anyone using this system expressly consents to administrative monitoring at all times. You are further advised that system administrators may provide to appropriate law enforcement officials evidence of possible criminal activity identified during such monitoring. If you do not wish to consent to monitoring, exit this system now.
Disclaimer of Liability
In preparation of the County web site, the County attempts to offer the most current, correct and clearly expressed information possible. Nevertheless, inadvertent errors in information may occur. Baltimore County disclaims any responsibility for errors and/or for the accuracy of the information that may be contained on Baltimore County web pages. Baltimore County also reserves the right to make changes to any and all of the site at any time without notice.
The information and data included on Baltimore County servers have been compiled by County staff from a variety of sources, and are subject to change without notice. Baltimore County makes no warranties or representations whatsoever regarding the quality, content, completeness, accuracy or adequacy of such information and data. In any situation where the official printed publications of Baltimore County differ from the text contained in this system, the official printed documents take precedence and control.
If misleading, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate information is brought to our attention, a reasonable effort will be made to correct or remove it. Such concerns should be addressed to the County at the following address:
Office of Information Technology
400 Washington Avenue, Room 33
Towson, Maryland 21204
Disclaimer of Reliability
Baltimore County makes no representations or warranties regarding the condition or functionality of this web site, its suitability for use, or that this web service will be uninterrupted or error-free.
Disclaimer of Damages
By using the Baltimore County Web pages, you assume all risks associated with the use of this site including any risk of your computer, software or data being damaged by any virus, software, or any other file which might be transmitted or activated via a Baltimore County Web page or your access to it. Baltimore County shall not be liable for any damages, including special, incidental, or consequential damages, and including, without limitation, lost revenues or lost profits, resulting from the use or misuse of the information contained in Baltimore County web pages.
Disclaimer of Endorsement
Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by Baltimore County. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not state or reflect those of Baltimore County, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
The County seeks to bring the web site into basic compliance with Section 508. Site users who encounter difficulty using this site are requested to contact email@example.com describing the nature of their problem and where encountered.