Balochistan Assembly Condoles Death of PkMAP Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution expressing condolence over the demise of PkMAP lawmaker Abdul Rahim Mandokhail, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Tuesday. Following are key observations of proceedings during the first and only sitting of the Assembly’s requisitioned (41st) session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met…

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Balochistan Assembly Passes Three Bills, Adopts Four Resolutions

Points of Order consume 18% of proceedings Deputy Speaker office lying vacant since December 2015 ISLAMABAD, 23 May 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan passed three bills and adopted four resolutions during 40th session that spanned over five sittings held between May 10 and May 20, 2017. With the conclusion of this session, the Provincial…

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Balochistan Assembly Passes Three Bills

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, May 20, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly passed three bills and adopted a joint resolution while the proceedings remain suspended for an hour and 17 minutes due to lack of quorum on Saturday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during last (5th) sitting of the Assembly’s…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly adopted three resolutions appearing on its List of Business, in the absence of the Speaker, Chief Minister and Leader of the Opposition on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the Assembly’s 40th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan…

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Balochistan Assembly Approves Amendments to the Rules of Procedure

ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly approved two amendments to the Assembly’s Rules of Procedure for allocation of time to discuss Points of Public Importance and constitution of Ethics and Advisory Committee, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the Assembly’s 40th session:…

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Balochistan PA Suspends Regular Agenda, Condemns Mastung Attack

ISLAMABAD, May 13, 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan suspended Private Members’ Business on Saturday to discuses an Adjournment Motion to condemn terrorist attack in Mastung, Balochistan, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the Assembly’s 40th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for three hours…

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Balochistan PA Takes Up Commission on Status of Women Bill 2017

ISLAMABAD, May 10, 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan referred the Balochistan Commission on Status of Women Bill, 2017 to the relevant committee on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the Assembly’s 40th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for 45 minutes. The…

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Balochistan Assembly Expresses Confidence on Prime Minister

ISLAMABAD, April 21, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution to express full confidence on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in the wake of Apex Court’s verdict on Panama Papers’ scandal during Friday’s sitting, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of proceedings during the only sitting of the Assembly’s…

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Balochistan PA Passes Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill 2017

  Adopts Motion to Introduce Zero Hour in Rules of Procedure Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, April 17, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly on Monday adopted a resolution and witnessed introduction of four bills along with passage of Balochistan Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill 2017, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations…

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Balochistan Assembly Discusses CNICs’ Blockage Issue

ISLAMABAD, April 14, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly discussed the issue of blockage and renewal of Computerized National Identity Cards (CNICs) during 5th sitting of the ongoing 38th session, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the proceedings: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for an…

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