Laws and Regulations for the Division of Building Standards and Codes

Notice of Adoption

Please see the Notice of Adoption page for additional updates to various regulations.


This information is not the official version of the Official Compilation of the Rules and Regulations of the State of New York (NYCRR). No representation is made as to its accuracy, nor may it be read into evidence in New York State courts. To ensure accuracy and for evidentiary purposes, reference should be made to the official NYCRR. The Official NYCRR is available from West Publishing: 1-800-344-5009.

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Title 19 - Chapter XXXII Division of Code Enforcement and Administration

Chapter XXXIII State Fire Prevention and Building Code Council

Subchapter A - Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code

Part 1219            Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code
Part 1220            Residential Construction
Part 1221            Building Construction
Part 1222            Plumbing Systems
Part 1223            Mechanical Systems
Part 1224            Fuel Gas Equipment and Systems
Part 1225            Fire Prevention
Part 1226            Property Maintenance
Part 1227            Existing Buildings
Part 1228            See Notice of Adoption Page for Updated Information
Part 1229            See Notice of Adoption Page for Updated Information


Subchapter B - State Energy Conservation Construction Code

Part 1240            State Energy Conservation Construction Code

Subchapter C - Other Regulations

Part 1260            Council Rules and Regulations
Part 1261            Recordkeeping--Smoke Detectors in Multiple Dwellings
Part 1262            Violations
Part 1263            Implementation of State Environmental Quality Review Act
Part 1264            Identification of Buildings Utilizing Truss Type Construction
Part 1265            Residential Structures with Truss Type Construction, Pre-Engineered Wood Construction and/or                          Timber Construction


                         Click Here to open Sample Truss Sign

Article 11 of the Energy Law

Article 18 of the Executive Law

Model Local Law

Below is the model local law based on the recent adoption of an updated Part 1203 which will go into effect on December 30, 2022.  Please see the below webpage for more information: