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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
Experience Requirements for Concrete Safety Manager DOB Saturday, July 28, 2018
Amendment of Rules Relating to Construction Superintendents DOB Saturday, May 19, 2018
Individual Private On-Site Sewage Disposal Systems DOB Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Fees for Certain Services DOB Sunday, January 28, 2018
Amendment of Rules Regarding Elevator Work DOB Sunday, May 20, 2018
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Repeal of Superseded Rules DOB Wednesday, February 21, 2018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
Corrections & Amendments to ASHRAE 90.1-2013 DOB Sunday, August 5, 2018
Amendment of Rules Governing Special Inspectors and Special Inspection Agencies DOB Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Amendment of Buildings Penalty Schedule DOB Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Final Rule Relating to the Expansion of Organic Waste Source Separation Requirements for Various Commercial Entities DSNY Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Recycling Requirements for Entities that Receive Private Carter Collection DSNY Monday, August 1, 2016
Limitation on Size of Solid Waste Receptacles DSNY Friday, May 5, 2017
DSNY FINAL Rule Relating to the Criteria Used in the Siting of Solid Waste Transfer Stations DSNY Monday, April 9, 2018
Final Rules Relating to the Registration of Recycling Processing Facilities DSNY Monday, October 24, 2016
DSNY Final Rule Relating to Penalties for Littering Offenses DSNY Monday, June 5, 2017
Change of Criteria for the Removal of Derelict Bicycles from Public Property DSNY Sunday, September 25, 2016
Amendment of Highway Rules DOT Sunday, August 7, 2016
DOT Amendment to Bicycles in Office Buildings rule DOT Saturday, November 4, 2017
DOT Notice of Adoption-- Traffic Rules Amendment Relating to Bicycle Sharing System DOT Thursday, August 16, 2018
DOT Amendment to Traffic Rules DOT Thursday, April 20, 2017
DOT Penalty Schedule DOT Sunday, October 1, 2017

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