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Rule Agencysort descending Comment Deadline Add Comments
Air Code Penalty Rule DEP Thursday, April 7, 2016
Amendments to the Penalty Schedule for Violations of the Air Code DEP Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Amendment of Water Emergency Rules DEP Monday, February 1, 2016
Amendment of Engineering Standards for Fossil Fuel Boilers and Water Heaters DEP Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Green Infrastructure Grant Program DEP Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Ultra-Low Sulfur Diesel Fuel and Emissions Control Technology Standards for Non-Road Vehicles Used in City Construction DEP Monday, July 25, 2011
Resource Assessment for Returning Single Adult Clients DHS Monday, July 22, 2013
Permanent Housing Referral Criteria for Single Adults - Amended DHS Monday, March 18, 2013
Proposed Fees for Filing Energy Efficiency Reports & for Energy Code Compliance Review DOB Friday, February 15, 2013
Exemption from Fire Department Connection Requirements DOB Friday, December 2, 2011
Construction of Buildings in Special Flood Areas DOB Thursday, May 9, 2013
Energy Audits and Retrocommissioning DOB Friday, March 23, 2012
Violation Classifications Relating to Construction Signage DOB Thursday, November 14, 2013
Civil Penalties for Certain Violations DOB Friday, January 10, 2014
Boiler Inspections Rule Amendment DOB Friday, November 8, 2013
Amendment of Façade Rules DOB Thursday, January 10, 2013
Violation classification (Illegal hotels) DOB Friday, February 1, 2013
Amendment of Hoisting Machine Operator Rules DOB Friday, February 3, 2012
Amendment of Violation Classifications (Electrical Code) DOB Thursday, December 1, 2011
Course Requirements for Construction Trades DOB Friday, April 26, 2013
Violation Classifications (Expired Permits) DOB Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Violation Classifications (Concrete Washout Water & Unsafe Facades) DOB Friday, June 1, 2012
License examination and investigation fees DOB Thursday, November 8, 2012
Inspection of Potentially Structurally Compromised Buildings DOB Monday, May 13, 2013
Amendment of Rules Regulating Construction Signs DOB Thursday, November 14, 2013