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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
Premise Handgun License Amendment NYPD Sunday, July 21, 2019
Amendment to Rules relating to License Enforcement DCA Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Notice of Adoption to Amend the Penalty Schedule for the Sales of Petroleum Products DCA Thursday, October 24, 2019
Submission of Applications for Tobacco and Electronic Cigarette Retail Dealer Licenses DCA Monday, February 11, 2019
Amendment of Rules Regarding Immigration Assistance Services DCA Thursday, September 6, 2018
Amendment of Consumer Affairs Penalty Schedule DCA Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Procedures of the Office of Labor Policy and Standards DCA Thursday, September 20, 2018
Content and Inspection of Fuel Oil Printer Tickets DCA Friday, September 7, 2018
Rules Governing Auctioneers and Auction Houses DCA Saturday, September 14, 2019
Amendment of Rules Governing Tow Operators DCA Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Amendment of Bail Bond Disclosure Requirements DCA Saturday, May 11, 2019
Adopted Rule on Price Gouging DCA Friday, June 26, 2020
Amendment of Rules Regarding Grounds for License Suspension and Revocation DCA Friday, March 1, 2019
Establishment of Penalty Schedule for Violation of Provisions of Law Relating to Electronic Cigarette Retailers DCA Sunday, August 5, 2018
Notice of Adoption - Penalty Schedule DCA Thursday, May 21, 2020
Rules Clarifying SHAD Recordkeeping Reqiurements DCA Saturday, January 4, 2020
Amendment of Consumer Protection Penalty Schedule for Violation of Provisions of Law relating to Cigarette Retailers DCA Sunday, August 5, 2018
Notice of Adoption - Consumer Protection Law Penalty Schedule DCA Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Notice of Adoption - Process Server Audits DCA Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Prohibition of Injurious Behavior Towards Agency Employees DCA Monday, March 18, 2019
Rules to Clarify Obligations for Mobile Car Wash Operators DCA Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Notice of Adoption - Rules Governing Tax Preparers DCA Monday, August 5, 2019
Amendment of Sidewalk Cafe Rules DCA Thursday, October 3, 2019
Notice of Adoption of Rules Governing Ticket Sellers DCA Sunday, November 24, 2019
Amendment of Rules Governing Employment Agencies DCA Friday, March 29, 2019