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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 Amendment to Chapter 6 of Title 48 of RCNY. OATH Monday, August 22, 2016
OATH ECB Final Rule - Repeal of Buildings Penalty Schedule OATH Wednesday, May 10, 2017
OATH ECB Repeal of Certain Provisions of the Sanitation Penalty Schedule OATH Thursday, October 6, 2016
OATH Final Rule - Community Service OATH Tuesday, June 13, 2017
OATH ECB Final Rule - Amendment to Buildings Penalty Schedule - Violations Related to Construction Safety OATH Saturday, October 1, 2016
OATH ECB Final Rule - Repeal of Department of Parks and Recreation Penalty Schedule 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 Fire Penalty Schedule OATH Friday, September 29, 2017
OATH ECB Repeal of the Noise Code Penalty Schedule OATH Friday, March 24, 2017
Amendment of Rules Implementing Energy Code DOB Friday, October 20, 2017
Amendment of Reporting Requirements for Energy & Water Use in Certain Buildings DOB Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Amendment of Requirements for Hoisting Machine Operator Licenses DOB Thursday, March 2, 2017
Repeal of Superseded Rules DOB Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Buildings Penalty Schedule DOB Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Amendment of Rules Governing Special Inspectors and Special Inspection Agencies DOB Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Corrections & Amendments to ASHRAE 90.1-2013 DOB Sunday, August 5, 2018
Amendment of Buildings Penalty Schedule DOB Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Hoisting Machine Operator Learners and Supervision of Learners DOB Friday, January 5, 2018
Amendment of License Application Rules DOB Thursday, March 16, 2017
Rating for Class B Hoisting Machine Operators DOB Friday, January 5, 2018
Deactivation of Buildings Trade Licenses DOB Monday, October 3, 2016
Repeal of Rules Duplicative of Construction Codes DOB Friday, August 12, 2016
Amendment of Violation Classifications for Construction Superintendents DOB Monday, October 3, 2016
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

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