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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
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
DOT Amendment relating to boarding requirements for the Staten Island Ferry DOT Thursday, April 20, 2017
DOT Carshare Rules DOT Wednesday, October 11, 2017
DOT Staten Island Container Truck Rule DOT Saturday, January 20, 2018
Events Held On Pedestrian Plazas SAPO Friday, August 19, 2016
Street Fair Moratorium SAPO Friday, December 30, 2016
Recordkeeping for Pawnbrokers and Second-Hand Dealers and Related Inspections NYPD Saturday, September 3, 2016
Requesting Declarations for T Nonimmigrant Status (T Declarations) NYPD Thursday, March 2, 2017
Amendment of Dealers in Second Hand Articles Penalty Schedule DCA Monday, July 30, 2018
Amendment of Consumer Affairs Penalty Schedule DCA Saturday, May 26, 2018
Amendment of Mass Transit Benefit Rules DCA Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Amendment of Rules Governing Commercial Garages and Parking Lots DCA Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Car Wash Rules DCA Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Implementation of the Fair Workweek Law DCA Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Second-hand Automobiles in Public Spaces DCA Thursday, August 4, 2016
Amendment of Rules Relating to Second-Hand Auto Dealers DCA Sunday, June 24, 2018
Implementation of the Pay Deductions Law DCA Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Unlawful Tax Collection DCA Saturday, August 6, 2016
Repeal of Superseded Rules DCA Saturday, July 7, 2018
Adjudicatory Proceedings and Penalties DCA Monday, August 22, 2016
Protection of Displaced Grocery Workers DCA Thursday, November 10, 2016
Establishment of Penalty Schedule for Violation of Provisions of Law Relating to Electronic Cigarette Retailers DCA Sunday, August 5, 2018
Amendment of Consumer Affairs Penalty Schedule DCA Thursday, September 21, 2017