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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
OATH ECB Repeal of Certain Provisions of the Sanitation Penalty Schedule OATH Thursday, October 6, 2016
OATH ECB Final Rule - Amendment to Buildings Penalty Schedule - Violations Related to Construction Safety OATH Saturday, October 1, 2016
OATH Final Rule - Community Service OATH Tuesday, June 13, 2017
OATH ECB Final Rule - Repeal of Department of Transportation Penalty Schedule OATH Sunday, October 1, 2017
OATH ECB Final Rule - Repeal of Department of Parks and Recreation Penalty Schedule OATH Tuesday, June 13, 2017
OATH ECB Final Rule - Repeal of Fire Penalty Schedule OATH Friday, September 29, 2017
OATH ECB Repeal of the Noise Code Penalty Schedule OATH Friday, March 24, 2017
Use of Ballast and Aggregate in Solar Electric Generating Systems DOB Friday, October 6, 2017
Amendment of Obligations of Special Inspectors and Technical Amendments DOB Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Amendment of Violation Classifications Relating to Safety of Construction Equipment DOB Friday, April 15, 2016
Amendment of the rules relating to cranes and derricks DOB Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Amendment of Licensing Rules Relating to Riggers, Sign Hangers and Elevator Inspection Agencies DOB Thursday, May 25, 2017
Regulation of Construction Superintendents DOB Monday, May 30, 2016
Individual Private On-Site Sewage Disposal Systems DOB Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Fees for Certain Services DOB Sunday, January 28, 2018
Amendment of Rules Implementing Energy Code DOB Friday, October 20, 2017
Amendment of Solar Energy Property Tax Abatement Rules DOB Thursday, June 16, 2016
Amendment of Requirements for Hoisting Machine Operator Licenses DOB Thursday, March 2, 2017
Buildings Penalty Schedule DOB Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Cooling Tower Violation Classification DOB Thursday, February 18, 2016
Hoisting Machine Operator Learners and Supervision of Learners DOB Friday, January 5, 2018
Amendment of License Application Rules DOB Thursday, March 16, 2017
Deactivation of Buildings Trade Licenses DOB Monday, October 3, 2016
Rating for Class B Hoisting Machine Operators DOB Friday, January 5, 2018
Repeal of Rules Duplicative of Construction Codes DOB Friday, August 12, 2016