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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
Hoisting Machine Operator Learners and Supervision of Learners DOB Friday, January 5, 2018
Rating for Class B Hoisting Machine Operators DOB Friday, January 5, 2018
Amendment of Qualifications for Energy Auditors and Retro-commissioning Agents DOB Monday, November 13, 2017
Requirements for Cableways used in Construction or Demolition DOB Thursday, November 23, 2017
Amendment of Licensing Requirements for Hoisting Machine Operators DOB Friday, May 4, 2018
Amendment of Rules Regarding Energy Audits and Retro-Commissioning DOB Sunday, August 4, 2019
Exemptions of Operators of Mobile Cranes of a Limited Size and Capacity from Licensing Requirements DOB Friday, October 6, 2017
Amendment of Rules Regarding Energy Audits and Retro-Commissioning DOB Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Amendment of Reference Standard for Flood Insurance Rate Maps DOB Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Experience Requirements for Concrete Safety Manager DOB Saturday, July 28, 2018
Use of Ballast and Aggregate in Solar Electric Generating Systems DOB Friday, October 6, 2017
Amendment of Rules Relating to Construction Superintendents DOB Saturday, May 19, 2018
Fees for Certain Services DOB Sunday, January 28, 2018
Amendment of Rules Regarding Individual Private On-site Sewage Disposal Systems DOB Saturday, January 26, 2019
Amendment of Rules Regarding Elevator Work DOB Sunday, May 20, 2018
Individual Private On-Site Sewage Disposal Systems DOB Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Final Rule Relating to the Expansion of Organic Waste Source Separation Requirements for Various Commercial Entities DSNY Wednesday, August 15, 2018
DSNY FINAL Rule Relating to the Criteria Used in the Siting of Solid Waste Transfer Stations DSNY Monday, April 9, 2018
DOT Notice of Adoption--Commercial Bicyclists DOT Saturday, August 25, 2018
DOT Amendment to Bicycles in Office Buildings rule DOT Saturday, November 4, 2017
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 Penalty Schedule DOT Sunday, October 1, 2017
DOT Carshare Rules DOT Wednesday, October 11, 2017
DOT Staten Island Container Truck Rule DOT Saturday, January 20, 2018