Sindh Assembly Amends LG Law

ISLAMABAD, January 23, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh passed the Sindh Local Government (Amendment) Bill, 2019 amid protest by opposition lawmakers on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 10th sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for…

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Punjab Assembly Leaves 75% Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab deferred three quarters of its private members’ agenda due to absence of the concerned ministers or the movers on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 12th sitting of the sixth session:…

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Sindh Assembly Leaves 86% Business Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh did not address 86% of the private members’ business scheduled for Tuesday while adopting a resolution for payment of dues to the retired employees of Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM), observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House…

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Punjab Assembly Discusses Sahiwal Incident

ISLAMABAD, January 21, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab skipped the regular agenda and held discussion on the Sahiwal incident on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 11th sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met…

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Sindh Assembly Discusses Circular Railway

ISLAMABAD, January 21, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh held a discussion on the prospects of Karachi’s Circular Railway on Monday while deferring its legislative business, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Discusses Development Authorities’ Reports

ISLAMABAD, January 18, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab held a six-minute discussion on the annual performance reports of major cities’ development authorities, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 10th sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, January 17, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab adopted two supplementary resolutions on Thursday while skipping the scheduled discussion on performance of development authorities, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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Sindh Assembly Adjourned Due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, January 17, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh was adjourned on Thursday without addressing its scheduled business amid lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for five minutes.…

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Sindh Assembly Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 16, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh addressed its entire agenda on Wednesday and held a discussion on the distribution of water among provinces, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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Points of Order Consume 63% of NA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, January 16, 2019: The National Assembly consumed nearly two thirds (63%) of its proceedings discussing political issues through Points of Order on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the seventh session:  Members’ Participation The Assembly met for…

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