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Adoption Info

2020 NYS Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code

Amended Rule
Effective Date: May 12, 2020
Original Document

2016 NYS Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code

Abandonment or Removal of Heating Oil Storage Tanks
(19 NYCRR Subpart 1229-3)
Emergency Rule – Effective Date: March 19, 2020
Original Document
2019 Energy Storage System Supplement
Publication Date: September 2019
Original Document
2017 Uniform Code Supplement
Publication Date: July 2017
Original Document

New York State Building Codes

The building codes of New York State adopt the the International Building Code 2018 (IBC 2018), International Residential Code 2018 (IRC 2018), 2020 Plumbing Code of NYS, 2020 Mechanical Code of NYS, 2020 Fuel Gas Code of NYS, 2020 Fire Code of NYS, 2020 Property Maintenance Code of NYS, 2020 Existing Building Code of NYS, and the 2020 Energy Conservation Code of NYS. These codes include amendments enacted at the state level.

New York State building codes, including the fire and residential codes


States and cities enact critical amendments to the base codes. New York State has made amendment to the codes. UpCodes provides the only source to view these amendments integrated into the model codes. Learn about amendments

New York State Agencies

Division of Building Standards and Codes (BSC)
One Commerce Plaza
99 Washington Ave, Suite 1160
Phone: (518) 474-4073