Two Government Bills Introduced in KP Assembly

ISLAMABAD, February 8, 2019, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) witnessed introduction of two government bills in the House, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the fifth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Two Government Bills, Adopts Resolution

ISLAMABAD, February 07, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh on Thursday passed two government bills and an out-of-turn resolution on the increase in fares of Hajj pilgrimage, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 17th sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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Balochistan Assembly Addresses 73% Agenda during Seventh Session

54 Percent Lawmakers Participate in the Proceedings ISLAMABAD, February 6, 2019: The Balochistan Assembly addressed 73 percent of its scheduled agenda during seventh session that continued between January 28 and February 1, 2019, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Session Report. The session’s agenda comprised four resolutions, as many Calling Attention Notices (CANs), an Adjournment Motion…

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KP Assembly Transacts Entire Business

ISLAMABAD, February 6, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) addressed entire business appearing on the Order of the Day on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the fifth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for…

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Opposition’s Protest Leads to Adjournment of Sindh PA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, February 04, 2019: The sitting of the Provincial Assembly of Sindh was adjourned on Monday due to the protest by opposition lawmakers after they were denied by the Chair to move an out-of-turn resolution, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 16th…

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Senate: 65% Lawmakers Not Contributed to Debate on Money Bill

83% Agenda Addressed during 286th Session One Private Member’s Bill and Five Resolutions Passed Female Lawmakers Surpass Male Counterparts in Discussing Budget ISLAMABAD, February 3, 2019: The Senate addressed 83 percent of its agenda during 286th session held between January 21 and February 1, 2019. However, the participation of lawmakers remained low in debate on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill,…

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Balochistan Assembly: Question Hour Deferred Due to Minister’s Absence

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, February 1, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Balochistan failed to take up any of the questions appearing on its agenda as the relevant minister did not show up for sitting on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceeding…

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Minister Unable to Conclude Debate on Money Bill Due to Lack of Quorum

Senate Adopts Recommendations on Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 ISLAMABAD, February 1, 2019: The Minister for Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs could not conclude debate on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Senate due to lack of quorum amidst oppositions’ walkout on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in…

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Balochistan Assembly Demands Concession for Domestic Gas Consumers

ISLAMABAD, January 31, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Balochistan adopted a resolution demanding the federal government to ensure fix billing for domestic gas consumers in the province during winter season, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceeding during fourth sitting…

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Senate Addresses Most of Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 31, 2019: The Senate took up most of its agenda while continuing the debate on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceeding during eighth sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House…

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