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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.

Rulesort descending Agency Effective Date
Accessible Bathroom Prototypes DOB Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Additional Rights Appealing a Parking Summons DOF Friday, June 24, 2016
Adjudicatory Proceedings and Penalties DCA Monday, August 22, 2016
Adopted Amendments to Rules Governing the Alternative Enforcement Program HPD Monday, October 5, 2015
Adoption of Technical Amendments to the Air Pollution Control Code DEP Friday, October 14, 2016
Amendment of 48 RCNY 3-100 of ECB Rules of Procedure and Repeal of ECB Air Code Penalty Schedule OATH Friday, July 8, 2016
Amendment of Air Code Penalty Schedule DEP Monday, September 5, 2016
Amendment of Buildings Penalty Schedule (Operation of Construction Equipment) OATH/ECB Friday, April 15, 2016
Amendment of Buildings Penalty Schedule Cooling Towers Registration OATH/ECB Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Amendment of Certain Minimum Standards for City Correctional Facilities BOC Saturday, January 23, 2016
Amendment of DOT Penalty Schedule Failure to Provide Adequate Protection at Worksites OATH/ECB Saturday, May 9, 2015
Amendment of Driver and Vehicle Owner Rules TLC Saturday, May 30, 2015
Amendment of Earned Sick Time Rules DCA Friday, March 4, 2016
Amendment of ECB Buildings Penalty Schedule OATH/ECB Sunday, June 21, 2015
Amendment of eligibility requirements and disclosure statement rules CFB Monday, September 21, 2015
Amendment of Highway Rules DOT Sunday, August 7, 2016
Amendment of IDNYC Rules HRA Monday, April 25, 2016
Amendment of Inspection Requirement for High Pressure Boilers DOB Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Amendment of License Application Rules DOB Thursday, March 16, 2017
Amendment of Licensing Rules Relating to Riggers, Sign Hangers and Elevator Inspection Agencies DOB Thursday, May 25, 2017
Amendment of Mass Transit Benefit Rules DCA Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Amendment of Maximum Rates for Trade Waste Removal BIC Saturday, August 6, 2016
Amendment of Microtrenching and PPT Rules DoITT Saturday, August 8, 2015
Amendment of Obligations of Special Inspectors and Technical Amendments DOB Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Amendment of Requirements for Hoisting Machine Operator Licenses DOB Thursday, March 2, 2017