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You also may decide to send us personally identifying information, for example, in data fields on an Agency or Department's comment form. Some agencies will require submission of this personally identifying information for a comment to be considered, while other agencies will allow you to comment anonymously. The material you submit to a Federal Department or Agency through Regulations.gov may be seen by various people. Any personal information included in the comment form or in an attachment will be provided to the Department or Agency to which your comment is directed and may be publicly disclosed in a docket or on the Internet.

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The Regulations.gov Web site does not automatically collect personal information about you. For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs applications that monitor access to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Therefore, this Web site does collect summary information used for system administration and site security, including the domain name and Internet Protocol addresses from which you are visiting; the type of browser and operating system being used to access the site; the pages you are visiting; the time you spend at each page; and the time and date of your visit. This Web site uses this information to create summary statistics, which are then used for such things as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas. Regulations.gov does not use persistent tracking technology (also referred to as "persistent cookies") to place software files or other information on your computer."