National Assembly Passes Two Private Members’ Bills Since 2013

National Assembly Passes Two Private Members’ Bills Since 2013

NA Starts Releasing Daily Bulletin of Proceedings Prime Minister, PTI leader, among 22 lawmakers, who remain absent during entire session The National Assembly transacted heavy legislative agenda during 39th session and passed 17 bills, including two Private Members’ bills. It is first time since 2013 that the incumbent Assembly passed any Private Member bill. The…

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National Assembly Passes Two Private Members’ Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 7, 2017: The National Assembly passed two Private Members’ bills, adopted two resolutions and witnessed introduction of two other bills, which were sent to the relevant committees on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during ninth and last sitting of the…

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NA Adopts Resolution in Support of Kashmiris, Passes Three Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 6, 2017: The National Assembly adopted a resolution to express solidarity and support with the people of Indian Occupied Kashmir and passed three government bills on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. The Prime Minister and the Leader of the Opposition didn’t attend the sitting. Following are key…

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National Assembly Passes Alternate Dispute Resolution Bill

ISLAMABAD, February 3, 2017: The National Assembly passed the Alternate Dispute Resolution Bill 2016 unanimously and deferred the Companies Bill, 2016 for a later sitting on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during seventh sitting of the 39th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly…

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National Assembly Passes Two Government Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 2, 2017: The National Assembly passed two government bills in the absence of Leader of the House and Leader of the Opposition on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during sixth sitting of the 39th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met…

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NA Passes Seven Bills, Adopts Supplementary Resolution

ISLAMABAD, February 1, 2017: The National Assembly transacted heavy legislative business in the absence of Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition by passing seven bills and adopting a supplementary resolution on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of the 39th session: Members’ Participation The…

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NA Refers Eight Private Members’ Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, January 31, 2017: The National Assembly referred eight Private Members’ Bills to committees while rejecting the motions for leave to introduce seven other bills on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the 39th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly…

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NA Takes Up Question Hour; Discusses Privilege Motion against PM

ISLAMABAD, January 30, 2017: The National Assembly did not take up its regular agenda except Question Hour and discussed the issue of Privilege Motion against Prime Minister on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the 39th session: Members’ Participation The…

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NA Adjourns Without Transacting Any Business

ISLAMABAD, January 27, 2017: The National Assembly was adjourned on Friday without taking up any agenda, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 39th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for an hour and 17 minutes; however the proceedings remained…

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PTI, PML-N Lawmakers Exchange Brawl in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, January 26, 2017: The exchange of barbs and fists between treasury and opposition lawmakers marred proceedings of the first sitting of 39th session of National Assembly on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. PTI lawmakers chanted slogans against the ruling party that made the latter angry and resulted into…

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