Regulatory Activity

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Rule Making Actions

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Recent Proposals

Amendments of numerous sections in Part 1220 and Part 1260 of Title 19 NYCRR: State Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code, updates and conforming changes made to the Code so as to replace references to the 2016 Uniform Code Supplement with references to the 2017 Supplement – DOS-14-17-00004-P (published April 5, 2017)

Amendment of section 1240.3; and addition of sections 1240.2(s) & (t), 1240.4(c)(9) and 1240.5(b)(7) to Title 19 NYCRR: State Energy Conservation and Construction Code – DOS-14-17-00005-P (published April 5, 2017)

Recent Adoptions

Amendment of Part 1219 and Addition of Part 1228: Sugarhouse alternative activity provisions - DOS-40-16-00007-A (effective February 8, 2017)

Addition of Part 153: Rules relating to political consultants - DOS-45-16-00019-A (effective January 18, 2017)

Amendment of sections 175.1; 175.25(d)(2); 175.7; 176.3(a); 177.3(g); and 177.7 of Title 19 NYCRR: Requirements regarding real estate brokers receiving of funds, course subjects and hours, and business cards - DOS-39-16-00005-A (effective January 4, 2017)

Amendment of: subdivisions 1264.4(b); 1264.4(e); 1265.3(c), (d), (h), (j) and (k); and subparagraphs 1265.5(e)(3)(i) and (ii) of Title 19 NYCRR: Signs on buildings utilizing truss type, pre-engineered wood or timber construction - DOS-40-16-00029-A (effective January 4, 2017)

Amendment of Part 1219; Repeal of Parts 1220 – 1228; and Addition of Parts 1220-1227 of Title 19 NYCRR: Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code – DOS-47-15-00017-AA (effective October 3, 2016)

Repeal of Part 1240; and Addition of new Part 1240 of Title 19 NYCRR: State Energy Conservation and Construction Code – DOS-47-15-00016-AA (effective October 3, 2016)

Amendment of section 160.16 of Title 19 NYCRR: Facility requirements for businesses which offer appearance enhancement services - DOS-22-15-00017- A ( effective October 3, 2016)

Repeal of Parts 205 - 217 and Addition of Parts 206 - 214 of Title 19 NYCRR: New York State Athletic Commission – ATH-28-16-00018 ( effective September 1, 2016)

Addition of section 162.6 and Part 163 to Title 19 NYCRR: Educational standards and requirements for nail trainees - DOS-15-16-00017-A (effective June 22, 2016)

Amendment of section 175.17 of Title 19 NYCRR: Unlawful discriminatory practice by brokers and salespersons – DOS-10-16-00020-A (effective May 18, 2016)

Addition of sections 200.1(e), 200.5, 200.6, and 201.20; Amendment of sections 200.1(d), 200.3, 200.4, and 200.7; Renumbering of section 200.6 to new section 200.7; and Repeal of section 200.5 of Title 19 NYCRR: Cemetery annual financial reports; commercial crime coverage; and permanent maintenance fund contributions – DOS-49-15-00003-A (effective March 9, 2016)

Amendment of section 1106.1 of Title 19 NYCRR: 2016-2017 edition of Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice - DOS-43-15-00002-A (effective January 1, 2016)

Regulatory Agenda

2017 Regulatory Agenda (doc)

Review of Rules

2017 Review of Rules (doc)