KP Assembly Faces Lack of Quorum on Last Day of Its Tenure

ISLAMABAD, May 28, 2018:  The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly held last sitting of its current term (2013-18) on Monday skipping its scheduled business amidst lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during the second sitting of the 29th session: Members’…

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KP Assembly Passes Constitutional Amendment to Merge FATA with Province

ISLAMABAD, May 27, 2018:  The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly on Sunday passed the Constitution (Twenty-Fifth Amendment) Bill, 2018 paving way for the merger of the Federally Administrated Tribal Areas (FATA) with the province, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during first…

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KP Assembly Session Prorogued Amidst Lack of Quorum  

ISLAMABAD, April 16, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly’s session was prorogued on Monday after meeting for only six minutes amidst to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during second and last sitting of the 28th session: Members’ Participation The…

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KP Assembly Meets for 16 Minutes, Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, April 13, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly (KP) on Friday met for 16 minutes and witnessed introduction of a government bill and passage of two private members’ resolutions, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 28th session:…

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KP Assembly Prorogued Amidst Lawmakers’ Protest

ISLAMABAD, March 2, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly was prorogued sine die on Friday without taking its scheduled business amidst lawmakers’ protest against inclusion of the oath-taking of a jailed member-elect on the Orders of the Day, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during 19th…

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KP Lawmakers Protest against Jailed Member-Elect’s Oath-Taking

ISLAMABAD, February 27, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly was adjourned on Tuesday without taking its scheduled business amidst lawmakers’ protest and walkout, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The lawmakers protested against administering oath to a minority member-elect who is under-trial because of murder charges against him. The member-elect Baldev Kumar was produced in…

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KP Assembly Passes Three Bills, Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, February 26, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly on Monday passed three bills including a private member’s bill and adopted two resolutions, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during 17th sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for two hours and…

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KP Assembly Adjourned Amidst Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, February 23, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly referred a government bill to the select committee amidst the opposition’s protest and lack of quorum on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during 16th sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met…

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KP Assembly Passes LG (Amendment) Bill, 2018

ISLAMABAD, February 21, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly passed two bills on Wednesday including the KP Local Government (Amendment) Bill, 2018, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following are the key observations of the House proceedings during 15th sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for…

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KP Assembly Adopts Anti-Harassment Law

ISLAMABAD, February 19, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly passed three government bills including the KP Protection against Harassment of Women at the workplaces (Amendment) Bill, 2018 on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during 14th sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The KP…

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