Lack of Quorum Marks Last Sitting of KP Assembly

ISLAMABAD, April 1, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly continued to witness low attendance during the last sitting of 16th session on Friday and the Chair announced to prorogue the session after lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network. Thirty (24%) legislators were present at the start and 25 (20%) at the adjournment of…

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KP Assembly: Three Bills Passed, Report Laid

ISLAMABAD, March 29, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly passed three government bills and witnessed presentation of one report of the standing committee on Irrigation during seventh sitting of its ongoing 16th session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’…

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KP Assembly Transacts Entire Business

ISLAMABAD, March 28, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly transacted its entire business appearing on the ‘Orders of the Day’ during sixth sitting of its ongoing 16th session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The House also offered prayers for the victims of Lahore blast. Following are some key observations of…

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KP Assembly: 3 Ordinances Laid, Bill Introduced

ISLAMABAD, March 25, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly addressed its entire agenda on Friday during fifth sitting of 16th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The KP Assembly met for an hour and 24 minutes. The sitting started at 1515…

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KP Assembly Discusses Law & Order

ISLAMABAD, March 22, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly held discussion on the law and order situation in the province on Tuesday during fourth sitting of its 16th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The KP Assembly met for three…

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KP Assembly Leaves Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, March 21, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly did not take up any agenda item on Monday during third sitting of its 16th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Newly elected MPA Aizaz-ul-Mulk took oath of the membership of the House. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in…

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KP Assembly: Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of Sitting

ISLAMABAD, March 14, 2016: Starting 70 minutes behind the scheduled time, the second sitting of 16th session of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly was adjourned due to lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network on Monday. The sitting started at 1510 hours against the scheduled time of 1400 hours with 52 lawmakers (42%) present at…

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KP Assembly: POs Consume more than One-Fourth of Sitting

ISLAMABAD, March 11, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly consumed 27 percent time of first sitting of 16th session on Points of Order (POs) and also took up two Calling Attention Notices, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Friday. The sitting started at 1420 hours against the scheduled time of 1400 hours with 40…

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FAFEN Welcomes Public Release of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Attendance

ISLAMABAD, March 2, 2016: The Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) welcomes the public release of Members’ attendance by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly, terming it as a major step towards parliamentary transparency. The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly has become the fourth legislature in the country which has opened up its attendance records to the public. In…

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Longest Session of KP Assembly Prorogued

ISLAMABAD, January 11, 2015: The longest ever session of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly that witnessed 80 sittings was prorogued sine die on Monday after addressing none of the agenda item on list of business, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings: Members’ Participation in House…

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