United States Office of Government Ethics, Preventing Conflicts of Interest in the Executive Branch

Website Policies

This section contains the policies that govern the access and use of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics website.




Accessibility Statement
The U.S. Office of Government Ethics (OGE) is committed to providing access to our web pages for individuals with disabilities, both members of the public and Federal employees. To meet this commitment, we will make every effort to comply with the requirements of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act Amendments of 1998 (29 U.S.C. 794), and the accessibility standards for implementing Section 508 issued by the U.S. Access Board.


Accessing Documents in Various File Formats
This section describes the various file formats on the OGE website and how those are accessed.


Changes to Site Terms
OGE reserves the right to change any of the terms and conditions contained in the Site Terms or any policy or guideline of the Site, at any time and in its sole discretion.


Copyright Status and Citation
This section describes the copyright status of information on the OGE website.


Disclaimer of Liability or Endorsement
Disclaimer of Liability or Endorsement


Linking
This section describes OGE's policies about linking to other websites.


Site Security Notification
This is the site security notification for the U.S. Office of Government Ethics.


Third-Party Website Privacy Statement - Social Media
OGE maintains official social media accounts on third-party websites to promote transparency of executive branch decision making processes by raising visibility of the executive branch ethics program. User activity on those third-party websites is governed by the security and privacy policies of the third party websites.


Use of Images
This section discusses the use of images that appear on the OGE website.


Web Content Publication Schedule
Section 207(f)(2) of the E-Government Act of 2002 requires federal agencies to develop an inventory of information to be published on their websites, establish a schedule for publishing information, make those schedules available for public comment, and post the schedules and priorities on the website. OGE's web publication policy is to put all publicly available information on its website.