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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.

Rulesort descending Agency Effective Date
Amendment of Maximum Rates Allowed for Handling of Trade Waste BIC Thursday, August 9, 2018
Fuel Requirements for Heavy Duty Trade Waste Hauling Vehicles DEP Thursday, August 9, 2018
Regulation of Discharges into Storm Sewers and Catch Basins DEP Friday, March 30, 2018
3 RCNY 115-02 Issuance of Proof of Compliance to Company Certificate Holders FDNY Friday, June 1, 2018
3 RCNY 401-07 Fire and Non-Fire Emergency Drills FDNY Tuesday, January 1, 2019
3RCNY 401-06 Fire and Emergency Preparedness Guide and Notices FDNY Monday, October 1, 2018
421-a(16) Replacement Ratio Rule Amendment HPD Wednesday, September 12, 2018
421-a(17) Building Service Workers Prevailing Wage Rule Amendments HPD Thursday, March 8, 2018
Adjudication of Summonses for Certain Tobacco and Synthetic Marijuana Violations DOF Sunday, July 23, 2017
Adopted Rules Regarding Providing Stove Knob Covers HPD Saturday, December 15, 2018
Affordable New York Housing Program 421-a(16) Rules HPD Thursday, October 26, 2017
Amended Rules Governing 421-a(1-15) Benefits and Inclusionary Housing HPD Friday, December 29, 2017
Amendment of Buildings Penalty Schedule DOB Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Amendment of Buildings Penalty Schedule DOB Saturday, November 10, 2018
Amendment of Consumer Affairs Penalty Schedule DCA Thursday, September 21, 2017
Amendment of Consumer Affairs Penalty Schedule DCA Saturday, May 26, 2018
Amendment of Consumer Protection Penalty Schedule for Violation of Provisions of Law relating to Cigarette Retailers DCA Sunday, August 5, 2018
Amendment of Dealers in Second Hand Articles Penalty Schedule DCA Monday, July 30, 2018
Amendment of Fee for Certification of No Harassment HPD Monday, June 25, 2018
Amendment of License Application Rules DOB Thursday, March 16, 2017
Amendment of Licensing Requirements for Hoisting Machine Operators DOB Friday, May 4, 2018
Amendment of Licensing Rules Relating to Riggers, Sign Hangers and Elevator Inspection Agencies DOB Thursday, May 25, 2017
AMENDMENT OF NOISE CODE PENALTY SCHEDULE DEP Friday, October 5, 2018
Amendment of Qualifications for Energy Auditors and Retro-commissioning Agents DOB Monday, November 13, 2017
Amendment of Reference Standard for Flood Insurance Rate Maps DOB Wednesday, April 18, 2018

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