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After an agency conducts a public hearing and reviews submitted comments, the agency must publish the final, or adopted, rule on the NYC Rules website.  The final rule takes effect 30 days after its publication.

This page includes all rules that have been adopted in the past two years.  Older rules can be viewed in the Rules of the City of New York.

Please note that public comments can only be viewed online until the rule’s effective date.  To view comments after the rule’s effective date, you must submit a request directly to the rulemaking agency.

Rule Agencysort descending Effective Date
Amendment of Maximum Rates for Trade Waste Removal BIC Saturday, August 6, 2016
Commercial Recycling and Collection of Organic Waste BIC Saturday, August 6, 2016
Amendments and clarifications of CFB Rules CFB Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Amendment of eligibility requirements and disclosure statement rules CFB Monday, September 21, 2015
Sidewalk Cafe Insurance Rule DCA Friday, October 2, 2015
Unlicensed Activity DCA Sunday, October 18, 2015
Home Improvement Business Trust Fund Rule DCA Friday, June 19, 2015
Used Car Buyer's Guide Rule DCA Sunday, July 12, 2015
Mass Transit Benefits DCA Friday, January 1, 2016
Nonpublic School Reimbursement Program for Certain Security Services DCAS Tuesday, July 19, 2016
DEP Rules Concerning the Establishment of Fees DEP Friday, May 6, 2016
Promulgation of Rules Concerning Asbestos Handler Supervisors and Asbestos Investigator Certificates. DEP Monday, September 28, 2015
Control Devices for Reducing Emissions from Cook Stoves at Food Service DEP Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Promulgation of Noise Code Penalty Schedule DEP Friday, March 24, 2017
Department of Environmental Protection has amended its rules concerning the establishment of penalties. DEP Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Measurement of Stack Emissions of Certain Generators DEP Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Amendment of Air Code Penalty Schedule DEP Monday, September 5, 2016
Adoption of Technical Amendments to the Air Pollution Control Code DEP Friday, October 14, 2016
Filming and Photography Authorized by the Department of Environmental Protection DEP Monday, February 6, 2017
Miscellaneous Rule Amendments DEP Friday, April 14, 2017
DEP adopts amendments to the engineering criteria for fossil fuel burning boilers & water heaters. DEP Monday, June 13, 2016
Appeal of Abatement Orders DEP Monday, March 6, 2017
Emissions Control Devices for Commercial Char Broilers DEP Friday, September 16, 2016
SCRIE-DRIE Late Application Filing DOF Wednesday, January 6, 2016
PVB Representative/Broker Rules of Conduct at Hearings DOF Friday, September 18, 2015