2020 Buildings Bulletins


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2020 Buildings Bulletins

Issuance
Date

Type/
Bulletin #

Relevant Code Sections

Purpose

Februaty 19, 2020

Operational/
Buildings Bulletin
2020-002

1 RCNY 5000-01

This bulletin clarifies when to apply the 2016 New York City Energy Conservation Code (NYCECC) or the 2020 NYCECC to New Building (NB) and Alteration (Alt) applications.

January 22, 2020

Technical/
Buildings Bulletin
2020-001

AC 27-3004
EC 300.21
BC 713

This bulletin clarifies that the installation of firestops does not require a New York City licensed electrician.