Final House Bills List for 2009

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House of Representatives
Parl No.
42
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15 Dec 2009
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As at 15 December 2009

(Final for 2009)

42nd PARLIAMENT —€“ 1ST SESSION —€“ 2008-09

BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills introduced in 2008 —€” 203 (Including 12 received from the Senate)

Bills introduced in 2009 —€” 226 (Including 9 received from the Senate)

Short Title

Intro House

Passed House

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Assent Date

Act No.

Access to Justice (Civil Litigation Reforms) Amendment 2009B

22/61

9/9

10/9

27/10A2

4/12

117

ACIS Administration Amendment 2009

24/6

20/8

7/9

14/9

29/9

94

ACIS Administration Amendment (Application) 2009

18/11

24/11

26/11

26/11

15/12

136

Amendments Incorporation Amendment 2008Z

12/2

Appropriation (Nation Building and Jobs) (No. 1) 2008-2009

4/2

4/2

5/23

3°negatived 12/2

Appropriation (Nation Building and Jobs) (No. 1) 2008-2009 [No. 2]

12/2

12/2

12/2M

12/2M

18/2

1

Appropriation (Nation Building and Jobs) (No. 2) 2008-2009

4/2

4/2

5/24

3°negatived 12/2

Appropriation (Nation Building and Jobs) (No. 2) 2008-2009 [No. 2]

12/2

12/2

12/2M

12/2M

18/2

2

Appropriation (No. 3) 2008-2009B

4/12

25/2

10/3

19/3M

26/3

21

Appropriation (No. 4) 2008-2009B

4/12

25/2

10/3

19/3M

26/3

22

Appropriation (No. 5) 2008-2009B

26/2

16/3

17/3

19/3M

26/3

23

Appropriation (No. 6) 2008-2009B

26/2

16/3

17/3

19/3M

26/3

24

Appropriation (No. 1) 2009-2010B

12/5

22/6

23/6

25/6

30/6

63

Appropriation (No. 2) 2009-2010B

12/5

22/6

23/6

25/6

30/6

64

Appropriation (No. 3) 2009-2010

26/11

Appropriation (No. 4) 2009-2010

26/11

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) (No. 1) 2009-2010B

12/5

22/6

23/6

25/6

30/6

65

Appropriation (Water Entitlements and Home Insulation) 2009-2010

18/11

19/11

23/11

2/125

4/12

119

Appropriation (Water Entitlements) 2009-2010

18/11

19/11

23/11

2/126

4/12

120

Asian Development Bank (Additional Subscription) 2009

13/8

16/9

16/9

29/10

16/11

109

Assisting the Victims of International Terrorism 2009P,B

16/11

AusCheck Amendment 2009

12/3

18/3

19/37

29/10A8

7/12

123

Australian Astronomical Observatory 2009

25/11

Australian Astronomical Observatory (Transitional Provisions) 2009

25/11

Australian Business Investment Partnership 2009

12/3

17/3

18/39

3°negatived 16/6

Australian Business Investment Partnership (Consequential Amendment) 2009

12/3

17/3

18/310

3°negatived 16/6

Australian Capital Territory and Other Legislation Amendment (Water Management) 2009

19/11

Australian Centre for Renewable Energy 2009

18/11

25/11

26/11

Australian Climate Change Regulatory Authority 2009

14/511

4/6

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Australian Climate Change Regulatory Authority 2009 [No. 2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11

3°negatived 2/1212

Australian Energy Market Amendment (AEMO and Other Measures) 2009B

12/2

11/3

11/3

11/3

26/3

17

Australian National Preventive Health Agency 2009B

10/9

26/10

27/10

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Amendment 2009B

16/9

28/10

29/10

29/10

16/11

113

Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Amendment 2009B

22/6

Automotive Transformation Scheme 2009

24/6

20/8H

7/9

14/9A13

29/9

93

Aviation Legislation Amendment (2008 Measures No. 2) 2009B
(
Previous citation: Aviation Legislation Amendment (2008 Measures No. 2) 2008)

3/12

12/2

12/2M

19/3M,A14

26/3

26

Aviation Transport Security Amendment (2009 Measures No. 1) 2009

24/6

9/9

9/9

Aviation Transport Security Amendment (2009 Measures No. 2) 2009B

29/10

25/11

26/11

Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment 2009

28/1015

30/1116

2/1217

Building and Construction Industry Improvement Amendment (Transition to Fair Work) 2009

17/618

13/8

17/8

Car Dealership Financing Guarantee Appropriation 2009

14/5

28/5

15/619

25/6

6/7

67

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme 2009

14/520

4/6H

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme 2009 [No. 2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11

3°negatived 2/1221

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Amendment (Household Assistance) 2009

14/522

4/6

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme Amendment (Household Assistance) 2009 [No. 2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11R23

3°negatived 2/1224

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges-Customs) 2009

14/525

4/6

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges—€”Customs) Bill 2009 [No. 2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11

3°negatived 2/1226

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges-Excise) 2009

14/527

4/6

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges—€”Excise) 2009 [No. 2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11

3°negatived 2/1228

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges-General) 2009

14/529

4/6

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Charges—€”General) 2009 [No.2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11

3°negatived 2/1230

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Consequential Amendments) 2009

14/531

4/6H

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (Consequential Amendments) 2009 [No. 2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11

3°negatived 2/1232

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) 2009

14/533

4/6

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) 2009 [No. 2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11R34

3°negatived 2/1235

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) (Consequential Amendments) 2009

14/536

4/6

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS Fuel Credits) (Consequential Amendments) 2009 [No. 2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11

3°negatived 2/1237

Civil Aviation Amendment 2009

12/2

11/3

11/3

11/3

26/3

19

Clean Energy Security 2009P,B

14/9

Climate Protection 2008P,X

10/11

Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave Funding) Amendment 2009

18/11

24/11

26/11

26/11

10/12

127

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Political Donations and Other Measures) 2009

12/3

16/3

17/3

Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Amendment 2009

4/2

4/2

5/238

3°negatived 12/2

Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Amendment 2009 [No. 2]

12/2

12/2

12/2M

12/2M

18/2

3

Coordinator-General for Remote Indigenous Services 2009

27/5

18/6H

25/6

25/6

8/7

68

Corporations Amendment (Improving Accountability on Termination Payments) 2009

24/639

9/9

10/9

26/10A40

23/11

115

Corporations Legislation Amendment (Financial Services Modernisation) 2009B

25/6

15/9H

26/10

26/10

6/11

108

Crimes Amendment (Working With Children—€”Criminal History) 2009B

20/841

18/11

19/11

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Serious and Organised Crime) 2009

24/642

16/11H

23/11

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Serious and Organised Crime) (No. 2) 2009

16/943

18/11

19/11

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Torture Prohibition and Death Penalty Abolition) 2009

19/11

Customs Amendment (ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Agreement Implementation) 2009

16/9

16/9

16/9

17/9

2/10

97

Customs Amendment (Enhanced Border Controls and Other Measures) 2009
(
Previous citation: Customs Amendment (Enhanced Border Controls and Other Measures) 2008)

3/12

12/2

10/3

14/5

22/5

34

Customs Legislation Amendment (Name Change) 2009

12/3

19/3

19/3M

14/5

22/5

33

Customs Tariff Amendment (2009 Measures No. 1) 2009

11/244

25/2H

11/3R45

3°negatived 18/3

Customs Tariff Amendment (2009 Measures No. 1) 2009 [No. 2]

22/6

22/6

23/6

13/8

27/8

74

Customs Tariff Amendment (ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Agreement Implementation) 2009

16/9

16/9

16/9

17/9

2/10

98

Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) 2009

14/546

4/6

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) 2009 [No. 2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11

3°negatived 2/1247

Customs Tariff Amendment (Incorporation of Proposals) 2009

22/10

23/11

24/11

26/11

10/12

128

Customs Tariff Validation 2009

12/5

12/5

12/5

13/5

13/5

29

Defence Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2009B

18/3

16/6

17/6

18/6

24/6

46

Defence Legislation (Miscellaneous Amendments) 2009
(
Previous citation: Defence Legislation (Miscellaneous Amendments) 2008)

3/1248

10/2

11/2

11/3

26/3

18

Disability Discrimination and Other Human Rights Legislation Amendment 2009
(
Previous citation: Disability Discrimination and Other Human Rights Legislation Amendment 2008)

3/1249

12/2

12/2M

25/6A50

8/7

70

Do Not Call Register Legislation Amendment 2009

26/1151

Education Services for Overseas Students Amendment (Re-registration of Providers and Other Measures) 2009

19/852

19/10H

26/10

Emergency Assistance Fund for the Lower Lakes and Coorong Region of South Australia 2008P,X

1/9

Employment and Workplace Relations Amendment 2009
(
Previous citation: Employment and Workplace Relations Amendment 2008)

3/12

12/2

12/2M,R53

14/5A54

3/6

37

Evidence Amendment (Journalists—€™ Privilege) 2009

19/355

14/5

15/6

Excise Tariff Amendment (2009 Measures No. 1) 2009

11/256

25/2H

11/3R57

3°negatived 18/3

Excise Tariff Amendment (2009 Measures No. 1) 2009 [No. 2]

22/6

22/6

23/6

13/8

27/8

73

Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) 2009

14/558

4/6

15/6

2°negatived 13/8

Excise Tariff Amendment (Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme) 2009 [No. 2]DD

22/10

16/11

17/11

3°negatived 2/1259

Excise Tariff Validation 2009

12/5

12/5

12/5

13/5

13/5

30

Fair Work Amendment (State Referrals and Other Measures) 2009

21/1060

17/11H

23/11

2/1261

9/12

124

Fair Work 2009
(
Previous citation: Fair Work 2008)

25/1162

4/12

4/12M

19/3M,A63

7/4

28

Fair Work (State Referral and Consequential and Other Amendments) 2009

27/5

2/6

15/6

17/6

25/6

54

Fair Work (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) 2009

19/364

2/6H

15/6

17/6A65

25/6

55

Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives 2009

27/566

2/6

15/6

2°negatived 9/9

Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives 2009 [No. 2]

19/11

Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives (Medicare Levy Surcharge) 2009

27/567

2/6

15/6

2°negatived 9/9

Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives (Medicare Levy Surcharge) 2009 [No. 2]

19/11

Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives (Medicare Levy Surcharge—€”Fringe Benefits) 2009

27/568

2/6

15/6

2°negatived 9/9

Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives (Medicare Levy Surcharge—€”Fringe Benefits) 2009 [No. 2]

19/11

Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (2009 Measures) 2009

25/1169

Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Emergency Response Consolidation) 2008

21/270

2/9H

4/9

27/11A71

Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2008B

25/11

4/2

5/2

Family Assistance Amendment (Further 2008 Budget Measures) 2009

3/672

17/6

17/6

18/6

24/6

49

Family Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment (2008 Budget and Other Measures) 2009

18/373

14/5

15/6

18/6

24/6

48

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care) 2009

14/5

28/5

15/6

18/6

24/6

50

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Participation Requirement) 2009B

16/9

19/11

23/11

26/11

10/12

129

Federal Court of Australia Amendment (Criminal Jurisdiction) 2009
(
Previous citation: Federal Court of Australia Amendment (Criminal Jurisdiction) 2008)

3/1274

10/2

11/2

17/9A75

6/11

106

Federal Financial Relations 2009

12/276

11/3

12/3

12/3

26/3

11

Federal Financial Relations (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) 2009

12/277

11/3

12/3

12/3

26/3

12

Federal Justice System Amendment (Efficiency Measures) (No. 1) 2009
(
Previous citation: Federal Justice System Amendment (Efficiency Measures) (No. 1) 2008)

3/1278

5/2

5/2

26/10A79

7/12

122

Financial Assistance Legislation Amendment 2009

12/5

13/5

13/5

14/5

27/5

36

Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Enhancing Supervision and Enforcement) 2009

19/380

27/5

15/6

13/8

27/8

75

Fisheries Legislation Amendment 2009

25/11

Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Amendment 2009

20/8

23/11H

26/11

Foreign Evidence Amendment 2008

3/12

5/2

5/281

Foreign States Immunities Amendment 2009B

19/8

10/9

14/9

17/9

18/9

89

Freedom of Information Amendment (Reform) 2009

26/1182

Fuel Quality Standards Amendment 2009B

18/3

14/5

15/6

17/9A83

6/11

107

Geothermal and other Renewable Energy (Emerging Technologies) Amendment 2009P

14/9

Guarantee of State and Territory Borrowing Appropriation 2009

27/584

17/6

18/6

18/6A85

29/6

61

Health Insurance Amendment (Compliance) 2009B

17/9

16/11

17/11

23/11A86

Health Insurance Amendment (Diagnostic Imaging Accreditation) 2009

25/11

Health Insurance Amendment (Extended Medicare Safety Net) 2009

28/5

15/6

16/687

16/9A88

7/10

101

Health Insurance Amendment (New Zealand Overseas Trained Doctors) 2009

21/10

30/1189

2/1290

Health Legislation Amendment (Midwives and Nurse Practitioners) 2009

24/691

8/9

9/9

Health Workforce Australia 2009B

13/592

27/5

15/6

24/6A93

22/7

72

Higher Education Legislation Amendment (Student Services and Amenities) 2009

9/9

26/11

30/11

Higher Education Legislation Amendment (Student Services and Amenities, and Other Measures) 2009B

11/294

19/3

20/3

3°negatived 18/8

Higher Education Support Amendment (2009 Budget Measures) 2009

28/595

19/8

19/8

7/9

18/9

86

Higher Education Support Amendment 2009B

24/6

16/9

17/9

Higher Education Support Amendment (VET FEE-HELP and Providers) 2009

18/3

27/5

15/6

15/6

23/6

39

Higher Education Support Amendment (VET FEE-HELP and Tertiary Admission Centres) 2009

9/9

19/11

23/11

26/11

7/12

121

Horse Disease Response Levy 2008

21/2

3/9

3/996

3°negatived 4/2

Horse Disease Response Levy Collection 2008

21/2

3/9

3/997

3°negatived 4/2

Horse Disease Response Levy (Consequential Amendments) 2008

21/2

3/9

3/998

3°negatived 4/2

Household Stimulus Package 2009

4/2

4/2

5/299

3°negatived 12/2

Household Stimulus Package (No. 2) 2009

12/2

12/2

12/2M

12/2M

18/2

4

Income Tax (TFN Withholding Tax (ESS)) 2009

21/10100

16/11

17/11

2/12101

14/12

132

Information Commissioner 2009

26/11102

International Arbitration Amendment Bill 2009

25/11

International Monetary Agreements Amendment 2009

19/3

7/9

8/9

9/9

10/9

82

International Monetary Agreements Amendment (Financial Assistance) 2009

28/5

15/6

16/6

17/6

26/6

57

International Tax Agreements Amendment (No. 1) 2009

19/3

16/9

17/9

17/9

8/10

105

International Tax Agreements Amendment (No. 2) 2009

25/11

Law and Justice (Cross Border and Other Amendments) 2009B

19/3103

26/5

15/6

20/8

7/9

77

Law and Justice Legislation Amendment (Identity Crimes and Other Measures) 2008B

3/12

23/2

10/3

Long Service Leave Legislation Amendment (Telstra) 2009

16/9

21/10

26/10

29/10

16/11

110

Midwife Professional Indemnity (Commonwealth Contribution) Scheme 2009

24/6104

8/9

9/9

Midwife Professional Indemnity (Run-off Cover Support Payment) 2009

24/6105

8/9

9/9

Migration Amendment (Abolishing Detention Debt) 2009 [No. 2]

17/6

25/6

11/8

8/9

18/9

85

Migration Amendment (Complementary Protection) 2009

9/9106

Migration Amendment (Protection of Identifying Information) 2009

27/5

18/6

22/6

25/6

8/7

69

National Broadcasting Legislation Amendment 2009

29/10

National Consumer Credit Protection 2009

25/6107

20/8

7/9

26/10A108

15/12

134

National Consumer Credit Protection (Fees) 2009

25/6109

20/8

7/9

26/10

16/11

112

National Consumer Credit Protection (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) 2009

25/6110

20/8

7/9

26/10A111

15/12

135

National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Amendment 2009

18/3112

12/8H

17/8

7/9

18/9

87

National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical and Other Benefits—€”Cost Recovery) 2009
(
Previous citation: National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical and Other Benefits—€”Cost Recovery) Bill 2008 [No. 2])

12/5

13/5

14/5

15/6A113

22/7

71

National Health Security Amendment (Background Checking) 2009

19/11

National Health Security Amendment 2009B

24/6

9/9

10/9

17/9

7/10

100

Nation-building Funds Amendment 2009

12/5

13/5

14/5

15/6

23/6

40

Nation Building Program (National Land Transport) Amendment 2009

13/5114

1/6

15/6

16/6

26/6

56

Native Title Amendment 2009

19/3115

14/5

15/6

14/9

17/9

83

Native Title Amendment (No. 2) 2009B

21/10116

24/11

26/11

Occupational Health and Safety and Other Legislation Amendment 2009

26/11117

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Legislation Amendment 2009B

19/3

9/9H

15/9

17/9

8/10

102

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Safety Levies) Amendment 2009B

19/3

9/9

10/9

17/9

8/10

103

Personal Property Securities 2009B

24/6118

16/9

17/9

26/11

14/12

130

Personal Property Securities (Consequential Amendments) 2009B

21/10119

19/11

23/11

26/11

14/12

131

Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment 2009

3/6120

25/6

25/6

25/6

1/7

66

Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment (No. 2) 2009B

17/9

28/10

29/10

Private Health Insurance (National Joint Replacement Register Levy) 2009

28/5121

18/6

18/6

18/6

24/6

51

Quarantine Proclamation Amendment 2009P

22/6122

Renewable Energy Amendment (Feed-in-Tariff for Electricity) 2009P

18/8

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Amendment 2009

17/6123

17/8H

18/8

20/8A124

7/9

78

Renewable Energy (Electricity) (Charge) Amendment 2009

17/6125

17/8

18/8

20/8

7/9

79

Resale Royalty Right for Visual Artists Bill 2009B
(
Previous citation: Resale Royalty Right for Visual Artists 2008)

27/11126

8/9H

9/9

26/11

9/12

125

Reserve Bank Amendment (Enhanced Independence) 2008

20/3127

26/5

16/6

23/6A128

Road Transport Reform (Dangerous Goods) Repeal 2009B

22/6

13/8

17/8

17/9

8/10

104

Rural Adjustment Amendment 2009

14/5

23/6

24/6

24/6

25/6

53

Safe Work Australia 2008 [No. 2]

13/5

12/8

13/8

7/9

18/9

84

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Amendment 2009

21/10

25/11

26/11

Save Our Solar (Solar Rebate Protection) 2008P,X

23/6

Saving the Goulburn and Murray Rivers 2008P,X

1/12

Social Security Amendment (Liquid Assets Waiting Period) 2009B

12/3

18/3

18/3

19/3

26/3

25

Social Security Amendment (National Green Jobs Corps Supplement) 2009

17/9

18/11

19/11

19/11

4/12

116

Social Security Amendment (Training Incentives) 2009

28/5

15/6

16/6

17/6

23/6

43

Social Security and Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (2009 Budget Measures) 2009

12/5

13/5

13/5

14/5

27/5

35

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Australian Apprentices) 2009

28/5

16/6

17/6

18/6

24/6

52

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Income Support for Students) 2009

10/9129

27/10

28/10

17/11A130

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Income Support for Students) 2009 [No. 2]

25/11

25/11

30/11

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Pension Reform and Other 2009 Budget Measures) 2009

15/6

17/6

17/6131

25/6

29/6

60

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform and Reinstatement of Racial Discrimination Act) 2009

25/11132

Social Security and Veterans—€™ Entitlements Amendment (Commonwealth Seniors Health Card) 2009

12/2

17/3

18/3

discharged 17/6

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Digital Television Switch-over) 2009B

13/5

26/5

15/6

18/6

26/6

58

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Employment Services Reform) 2009
(
Previous citation: Social Security Legislation Amendment (Employment Services Reform) 2008)

24/9133

24/11

25/11

4/2A134

24/2

7

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Improved Support for Carers) 2009B

18/3135

14/5

15/6

16/6

23/6

44

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Improved Support for Carers) (Consequential and Transitional) 2009

27/5

15/6

16/6

16/6

23/6

45

Statute Law Revision 2009B

28/10

26/11

30/11

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Tax Agent Services 2009
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12/3

26/3

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Tax Agent Services (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) 2009B

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29/10

29/10

16/11

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Tax Bonus for Working Australians 2009

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