Personal data

Email

If you email us, the information you provide is used for a specific purpose only (information service or interactive communication service). Your information will not be reused for an incompatible purpose. If the Communications Department, which receives all incoming email, is unable to answer your question, your message will be passed on to the department that deals with your question. You will be notified by email about this.

Notifications

You can be kept informed about the House's current issues by means of notifications (in Dutch). The data you provide to this end are used for this purpose only.

Web statistics

In this website Houseofrepresentatives.nl we gather web statistics. We analyse these data to be able to better adapt the website to the visitors. The data we collect are not used for any other purpose than to improve the website. We do not pass on these data to third parties.

We collect the following data:

  • the browser used (such as Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Firefox);
  • the time and duration of your visit;
  • the pages you visited
  • any error messages you have got

The House of Representatives tracks the visitors to its website through Piwik, an open source web analysis package. Only the House of Representatives has access to the data collected through Piwik.

Read more about Piwik on http://piwik.org/faq.

Cookies

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Validity: 2 years

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