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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 Agency Effective Datesort ascending
Final Rule Relating to the Expansion of Organic Waste Source Separation Requirements for Various Commercial Entities DSNY Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Limitation of Airborne Particulates in Spraying of Insulating Material DEP Monday, April 23, 2018
West Chelsea Affordable Housing Fund Contribution Rate DCP Saturday, April 21, 2018
Amendment of Reference Standard for Flood Insurance Rate Maps DOB Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Amendment of Rules Governing Commercial Garages and Parking Lots DCA Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Amendment to Reportable Deceases and Conditions and Laboratories (Articles 11 and 13 of the NYC Health Code) DOHMH Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Amendment to General Vital Statistics Provisions (Article 207 of the NYC Health Code) regarding Birth and Death Records DOHMH Wednesday, April 18, 2018
DSNY FINAL Rule Relating to the Criteria Used in the Siting of Solid Waste Transfer Stations DSNY Monday, April 9, 2018
Notice of Adoption of Final Rule on Omnibus Rule Amendment BIC Thursday, April 5, 2018
Pet Shops Rule (New Chapter 5 in Title 24 of the RCNY) DOHMH Thursday, April 5, 2018
Regulation of Discharges into Storm Sewers and Catch Basins DEP Friday, March 30, 2018
Licensing and Regulation of Ticket Sellers DCA Thursday, March 29, 2018
Donations to Not-for-Profit Organizations Associated with Elected Officials COIB Friday, March 16, 2018
Amendment of Rule Regarding Ownership Interest COIB Monday, March 12, 2018
421-a(17) Building Service Workers Prevailing Wage Rule Amendments HPD Thursday, March 8, 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
Repeal of Superseded Rules DOB Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Waive Deposit Fees for Cash Bail DOF Saturday, February 17, 2018
Registration of Certain Mobile Food Vending Unit Engines DEP Thursday, February 15, 2018
Amendment of Right to Know Rules DEP Monday, February 5, 2018
Performance Summary Cards and Penalties for Child Care Programs Rule (New Chapter 3 in Title 24 of the RCNY) DOHMH Monday, January 29, 2018
Fees for Certain Services DOB Sunday, January 28, 2018
Repeal of Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Program Rules HPD Sunday, January 21, 2018
DOT Staten Island Container Truck Rule DOT Saturday, January 20, 2018