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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
Repeal of Sections 139.05, 139.07, 153.01, and 181.03 of the NYC Health Code DOHMH Friday, October 21, 2016
Smoking and the Use of Electronic Cigarettes Under the New York City Smoke-Free Air Act (Repeal of §10-15) DOHMH Monday, August 21, 2017
Amendment to General Provisions (Article 3 of the NYC Health Code) Regarding Monetary Penalties DOHMH Friday, October 20, 2017
Amendment to Reportable Diseases and Conditions and Laboratories (Articles 11 and 13 of the NYC Health Code) DOHMH Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Amendment to Clinical Laboratories (Article 13 of the NYC Health Code) Regarding the Performance of Confirmatory Hepatitis C RNA Testing DOHMH Friday, October 20, 2017
Amendment to General Vital Statistics Provisions (Article 207 of the NYC Health Code) regarding Birth and Death Records DOHMH Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Amendment to Child Care Services regarding Care for Children in Shelters (Article 47 of the NYC Health Code) DOHMH Friday, October 20, 2017
Amendment to Animals (Article 161 of the NYC Health Code) Regarding Service Tags for Animals DOHMH Friday, October 20, 2017
Amendment of School Based Programs for Children Ages 3-5 (Article 43 of the NYC Health Code) DOHMH Thursday, July 12, 2018
Amendment to General Vital Statistics Provisions (Article 207 of the NYC Health Code) DOHMH Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Reportable Diseases, Conditions and Laboratories (Article 11 and Article 13 of the New York City Health Code) DOHMH Thursday, January 12, 2017
Permitting of Non-Tobacco Hookah Establishments (Amendment to Chapters 10 and 13 of Title 24 of the RCNY) DOHMH Thursday, May 10, 2018
Repeal Entire Littering and Disposal of Refuse Rule (Article 153 of the New York City Health Code) DOHMH Thursday, January 12, 2017
Food Preparation and Food Establishments (Article 81) - Repeal and Reenact Section 81.50 DOHMH Thursday, December 1, 2016
Child Care Services (Article 47 of the NYC Health Code) DOHMH Friday, October 21, 2016
Repeal of Conservation of Water Rule (Chapter 11 to Title 24 of the RCNY) DOHMH Sunday, December 3, 2017
School-Based Programs for Children Ages Three through Five (Article 43 of the NYC Health Code) DOHMH Friday, October 21, 2016
Pet Shops Rule (New Chapter 5 in Title 24 of the RCNY) DOHMH Thursday, April 5, 2018
Non-clinical Laboratories Rules (Article 13 of the New York City Health Code) DOHMH Monday, December 5, 2016
Animals - To Clarify Applicability of Section 161.03 of the NYC Health Code DOHMH Friday, October 21, 2016
Removal of Lubricating Oil from Ammonia Refrigerating Systems FDNY Thursday, September 1, 2016
Storage and Use of Fuel Oil on Mobile Trailers for Heating and Power Generation FDNY Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Schedule of Charges for Fire Department Ambulance Transport Service FDNY Sunday, March 12, 2017
Fire and Life Safety Director Certificate of Fitness FDNY Thursday, December 1, 2016
3 RCNY 115-02 Issuance of Proof of Compliance to Company Certificate Holders FDNY Friday, June 1, 2018

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