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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
Amendment of Maximum Rates for Trade Waste Removal BIC Saturday, August 6, 2016
Authority to Proceed with Agency Rulemaking BIC Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Commercial Recycling and Collection of Organic Waste BIC Saturday, August 6, 2016
Amendments and clarifications of CFB Rules CFB Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Nonpublic School Reimbursement Program for Certain Security Services DCAS Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Joint Living-Work Quarters for Artists Rule Amendment DCLA Monday, January 2, 2017
Joint Living-Work Quarters for Artists Rule Amendment DCLA Tuesday, January 2, 2018
DEP Rules Concerning the Establishment of Fees DEP Friday, May 6, 2016
Control Devices for Reducing Emissions from Cook Stoves at Food Service DEP Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Promulgation of Noise Code Penalty Schedule DEP Friday, March 24, 2017
Department of Environmental Protection has amended its rules concerning the establishment of penalties. DEP Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Measurement of Stack Emissions of Certain Generators DEP Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Adoption of Technical Amendments to the Air Pollution Control Code DEP Friday, October 14, 2016
Amendment of Air Code Penalty Schedule DEP Monday, September 5, 2016
Filming and Photography Authorized by the Department of Environmental Protection DEP Monday, February 6, 2017
Technical Amendments of Air Code and Noise Code Penalty Schedules DEP Thursday, June 8, 2017
Miscellaneous Rule Amendments DEP Friday, April 14, 2017
DEP adopts amendments to the engineering criteria for fossil fuel burning boilers & water heaters. DEP Monday, June 13, 2016
Rule Amending the Penalty Schedule for Violations of the Air Code DEP Thursday, June 8, 2017
Appeal of Abatement Orders DEP Monday, March 6, 2017
Amendment of Right to Know Rules DEP Monday, February 5, 2018
Emissions Control Devices for Commercial Char Broilers DEP Friday, September 16, 2016
Registration of Certain Mobile Food Vending Unit Engines DEP Thursday, February 15, 2018
Rule Establishing a Green Infrastructure Grant Program DEP Monday, June 12, 2017
Food Preparation and Food Establishments (Article 81) - Repeal and Reenact Section 81.50 DOHMH Thursday, December 1, 2016