KP Assembly Continues Discussion on Budget 2017-18

ISLAMABAD, June 11, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly resumed general discussion on the Provincial budget 2017-18 on Sunday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of 25th session: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly met for two hours and…

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KP Assembly: Leader of the Opposition Opens Budget Debate

ISLAMABAD, June 10, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly opened debate on the Provincial Budget 2017-18 with the speech of Leader of the Opposition on Saturday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of 25th session: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings…

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KP Assembly Witnesses Improvement in Working Hours, Members’ Participation

KP Assembly Witnesses Improvement in Working Hours, Members’ Participation

Legislative output and executive oversight also improve Average Attendance Per Sitting remains 58% Late commencement of proceedings becomes routine Number of protests, identification of quorum increase Committees review only 10 percent of the bills ISLAMABAD: The Provincial Assembly of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) registered an increase in its annual working hours, participation of lawmakers, legislative…

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Rs603bn Provincial Budget Presented in KP Assembly

ISLAMABAD, June 07, 2017: The Provincial Finance Minister presented the budget for the financial year 2017-18 with an outlay of Rs 603 billion in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of 25th session: Members’ Participation in House…

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KP Assembly Takes Up Heavy Legislative Agenda

KP Assembly Takes Up Heavy Legislative Agenda

Keeps on suspending rules to adopt resolutions Less oversight of executive as 53% questions lapsed due to absence of movers and ministers Chief Minister attends three sittings ISLAMABAD, May 25, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly took up heavy legislative agenda during 14-sitting session held between April 11, 2017 and May 23, 2017. It passed…

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KP Assembly Passes Five Bills, Session Prorogued

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly on Tuesday passed five bills during 14th (last) sitting of its 24th session, says Free and Fair Election Network. The Speaker orally presented the performance of the House over completion of 100 days of 4th parliamentary year. Following are some key observations of the sitting: Members’…

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KP Assembly Demands Execution of Indian Spy

ISLAMABAD, May 22, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly, on Monday, unanimously adopted a resolution demanding implementation on death sentence to Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadev, says Free and Fair Election Network. Following are some key observations of 13th sitting of Assembly’s 24th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for an hour and 24 minutes. The…

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KP Assembly: Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of Sitting

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2017: Starting 28 minutes behind the schedule, the 12th sitting of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly was adjourned due to lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network on Friday. Following are some key observations of 12th sitting of Assembly’s 24th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for 46 minutes. The sitting…

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KP Assembly Passes Two Bills, As Many Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly passed two government bills and adopted as many Private Members’ resolutions on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding during 11th sitting of 24th Session: Members’ Participation in House Proceeding The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly met for two…

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KP Assembly Passes Bills on Mental Health, Civil Courts

ISLAMABAD, May 15, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly passed two government bills and adopted as many Private Members’ resolutions on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding during 10th sitting of 24th Session: Members’ Participation in House Proceeding The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly met for an…

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