Balochistan Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

 ISLAMABAD, October 12, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan passed five government bills on Saturday but was adjourned due to lack of quorum pointed out by a Minister, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 16th session:  Members’ Participation The…

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Balochistan PA Defers Question Hour Due to Ministers’ Absence

ISLAMABAD, October 10, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan adopted three resolutions and failed to take up any of the questions appearing on its agenda as the relevant ministers did not show up for sitting on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings…

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Two Government Bills Introduced in Balochistan Assembly

ISLAMABAD, October 7, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan witnessed introduction of two government bills and presentation of four reports of Standing Committees on as many legislative proposals, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 16th session: Members’ Participation…

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Balochistan Assembly Passes Three Bills amid Low Attendance

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, August 10, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan passed three government bills amid low attendance of the lawmakers in the House on Saturday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the fourth and last sitting of the 15th session: Members’ Participation…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, August 8, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan adopted three Private Members’ resolution on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the third sitting of the 15th session: Members’ Participation The House met for four hours and 57 minutes; however, the proceedings…

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Balochistan PA Takes up Entire Agenda, Condemns Elimination of IHK’s Special Status

ISLAMABAD, August 5, 2019 The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan addressed its entire agenda on Monday and unanimously adopted a resolution to condemn elimination of special status to Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) by the Indian government, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the second…

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Balochistan Assembly Transacts Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, August 3, 2019 The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan took up entire agenda on Saturday including introduction of three government bills, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 15th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and…

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Balochistan Assembly: 43% Lawmakers Abstain from Budget Debate

Balochistan Assembly: 43% Lawmakers Abstain from Budget Debate

Leader of House attends all six sittings Four walkouts witnessed during session ISLAMABAD, June 29, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan witnessed low interest of lawmakers, especially those belonging to the government, during the Budget Session, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its session report. As many as 28 members (43%) did not participate…

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Balochistan PA Passes Finance Bill; Approves 105 Demands for Grants

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, June 27, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan was prorogued sine die after approval of the Finance Bill, 2019-20 and 105 Demands for Grants, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth (last) sitting of the budget (14th) session: Members’…

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Balochistan Assembly Resumes Debate on Annual Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 25, 2019: The Balochistan Assembly continued debate on Provincial Annual Budget for Financial Year 2019-20 which consumed 98 percent of proceedings on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the budget (14th) session: Members’ Participation The House…

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