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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 Rules Relating to Carbon Monoxide Detectors DOB Saturday, November 9, 2019
Corrections & Amendments to ASHRAE 90.1-2013 DOB Sunday, August 5, 2018
Amendment of Rules Relating to Rigging Equipment DOB Friday, November 9, 2018
Amendment of Annual Reporting Requirements for Energy and Water Use DOB Thursday, February 20, 2020
Amendment of Buildings Penalty Schedule DOB Saturday, November 10, 2018
Construction Worker Safety Information Signs DOB Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Amendment of Rules Governing Exterior Wall Inspections and Repairs DOB Thursday, February 20, 2020
Implementation of Amendments to Energy Conservation Code DOB Sunday, August 23, 2020
Construction Site Safety Training Rules DOB Sunday, January 19, 2020
Amendment of Rules Regarding Energy Audits and Retro-Commissioning DOB Sunday, August 4, 2019
Amendment of Rules Regarding Energy Audits and Retro-Commissioning DOB Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Designation of Commercial Waste Zones DSNY Sunday, March 15, 2020
Final Rule Relating to the Expansion of Organic Waste Source Separation Requirements for Various Commercial Entities DSNY Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Expansion of City Commercial Waste Organics Program DSNY Friday, July 31, 2020
Traffic Rules Amendment relating to Double Parking Provisions DOT Sunday, March 8, 2020
DOT Notice of Adoption--Traffic Rules Amendment relating to Electric Vehicle Charging Stations DOT Monday, June 17, 2019
DOT Highway Rules - 2018 updates DOT Friday, April 5, 2019
DOT Notice of Adoption-- Traffic Rules Amendment Relating to Horse Drawn Cab Passenger Boarding Areas DOT Friday, February 15, 2019
DOT Notice of Adoption--Traffic Rules Amendment relating to sight-seeing bus stops DOT Sunday, February 9, 2020
DOT Notice of Adoption--Traffic Rules Amendment Relating to Parking Signage DOT Wednesday, August 1, 2018
DOT Notice of Adoption--Commercial Bicyclists DOT Saturday, August 25, 2018
DOT Traffic Rules Amendment--Pedestrian Plaza Seating DOT Wednesday, April 15, 2020
DOT Notice of Adoption - Access-A-Ride Vehicles Proposed Rule DOT Thursday, May 30, 2019
DOT Notice of Adoption-- Traffic Rules Amendment Relating to Bicycle Sharing System DOT Thursday, August 16, 2018
DOT Notice of Adoption Amending Traffic Rules--Placards DOT Wednesday, June 12, 2019

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