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Public Notice of Meetings
State Fire Prevention and Building Code Council
Public Notice of the meetings of the New York State Department of State's Regional Boards of Review
This is a public notice of the meetings of the New York State Department of State's Regional Boards of Review. Click Here for the dates of each regional meeting. The Public has the right to attend the meetings. Should you require further information, please contact Brian Tollisen, Assistant Director for Regional Services, Building Standards and Codes Division, New York State Department, 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12231 (Telephone: 518-474-4073; email: Brian.Tollisen@dos.ny.gov).
New York State Fire Prevention and Building Code
Visit the website of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) for read-only access to the NFPA Codes and Standards referenced in Codes of New York State.
Rule Making Activity
Notice of Adoption
2015 Regulatory Progress Guide (PDF) - Summary of recent activity, effective dates and helpful information on regulatory activity.
Notice of Adoption - Effective 1/1/2015 - Regulation establishing training requirements for code enforcement personnel. Click Here for more information.
Notice of Emergency Rule Making - Effective 1/20/2015 - Sparkling Devices Click here for more information.
Notice of Emergency Rule Making - Effective 1/12/2015 -Orders to Remedy
Notice of Emergency Rule Making - Effective 1/1/2015 - Truss type, pre-engineered wood or timber construction in Residential Structures Click here for more information.
Notice of Rule in Development
Although workbooks can no longer be provided to students attending Basic Training courses, they are available for downloading and printing. It is recommended that students print the appropriate workbook prior to attending their course. Read More »
For the purposes of applying the 2010 Code Books in this State, the 2010 Code Books are deemed to be amended in the manner specified in the NYCRR. This Memorandum summarizes the amendments to the 2010 Code Books that have been made by the NYCRR. This Memorandum reflects actions taken by the State Fire Prevention and Building Code Council (the Code Council) through and including December 1, 2010. Click here for Code Clarifications.