Regulatory Activity

Rule Making Actions

This page lists recent filings of the Department of State related to rule making.The text of each recent proposal or adoption is available by clicking on its description.  This page is updated as rule making activity occurs.

Recent Proposals

Amendment of section 175.23 ti Title 19 NYCRR: Real estate broker record retention requirements – DOS-10-14-00004 (publication date: March 12, 2014)

Addition of section 201.19 to Title 19 NYCRR: Pet cemeteries interring cremated remains of pet owners with their pets - DOS-36-13-0004-P (publication date: September 4, 2013)

Recent Adoptions

Amendment of section 1106.1 to Title 19 NYCRR: Real Estate Appraisal Standards – DOS-46-13-00001-P (effective Jan. 22, 2014)

Amendment of section 175.25 of Title 19 NYCRR: Advertising by real estate licensees – DOS-43-12-00001 (doc) (effective January 2, 2014)

Amendment of sections 160.5 and 160.33 of Title 19 NYCRR: Temporary Licenses and Verification of Education – DOS-18-13-00006 (effective December 11, 2013)

Repeal and addition of section 156.2 of Title 19 NYCRR: Distinguishability of Corporation and Other Business Entity Names – DOS-16-13-00006 (doc) (effective July 31, 2013)

Amendment of sections 1101.4, 1103.4 and 1104.1 of Title 19 NYCRR: Appraisal Trainee/Supervision Standards and Reciprocity – DOS-16-13-00005 (effective July 1, 2013) (doc)

Addition of Part 144 to Title 19 NYCRR: Limits on Administrative Expenses and Executive Compensation – DOS-22-12-00017 (doc) (effective July 1, 2013)

Addition of Part 134 to Title 19 NYCRR: Address Confidentiality Program - DOS-07-13-00002 (doc) (effective April 24, 2013)

Regulatory Agenda

2014 January Regulatory Agenda (doc)

2014 January Review of Rules (doc)