Debate on Federal Budget Consumes Major Part of Senate Proceedings

ISLAMABAD, June 21, 2019:  The Senate consumed major part of its proceedings in debate on the Finance Bill 2019 on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the seventh sitting of 290th session:  Members’ Participation The House met for two hours and…

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Punjab Assembly Continues General Discussion on Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 20, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab on Thursday continued the general discussion on provincial annual budget consuming 76 percent of the proceeding time, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 10th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Senate Discusses Finance Bill, Expresses Sorrow over Death of Muhammad Mursi

ISLAMABAD, June 20 2019: The Senate continued discussion on the Finance Bill, 2019 on Thursday and adopted a resolution to express sorrow at the tragic death of former Egyptian President Muhammad Mursi, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the sixth sitting…

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Sindh Assembly Continues General Discussion on Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 20, 2019: The Sindh Assembly continued general discussion on the provincial annual budget which consumed ninety percent of the proceedings, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 5th session: Members’ Participation The House met for six…

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NA Sitting Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum During Budget Debate

ISLAMABAD, June 20, 2019: The National Assembly discussed the federal budget on Thursday but was adjourned due to missing quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during seventh sitting of the 11th NA session: Members’ Participation The House met for seven hours and 51 minutes; however,…

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Punjab Assembly Resumes Debate on Annual Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 19, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab on Wednesday resumed general discussion on budget 2019-20 amid low attendance of lawmakers as 15 percent were present at the outset and 16 percent at the adjournment of sitting, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings…

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Government Presents Finance Bill 2019 in Balochistan Assembly

ISLAMABAD, June 19, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan witnessed the presentation of Provincial Annual Budget for the Financial Year 2019-2020 and the Supplementary Budget for the Financial Year 2018-2019 amid opposition’s protest on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first…

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Budget Debate Continues in Sindh Assembly

ISLAMABAD, June 19, 2019: The Sindh Assembly on Wednesday continued debate on the budget statement for the year 2019-20 and supplementary budget statement for the year 2018-19, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 5th session: Members’ Participation The House…

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Treasury, Opposition Come Close to Blows in Senate

ISLAMABAD, June 19, 2019: The Senate sitting was adjourned on Wednesday after the treasury and opposition members nearly came close to blows during the debate on Federal Budget 2019-20, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the fifth sitting of the 290th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Opposition Leader Formally Opens Budget Debate in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, June 19, 2019: The Leader of the Opposition formally opened debate on the Federal Budget 2019-20 in National Assembly on Wednesday, after a consensus was developed between the treasury and the opposition benches not to interfere during speeches and listen to each other’s points of view without creating any hurdle, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN)…

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