NA Passes Govt Bill Sans Opposition

ISLAMABAD, January 14, 2019: The National Assembly passed a government bill in the absence of the Opposition and consumed 56% of the proceedings on points of order on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the seventh session:  Members’ Participation…

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NA Leaves 59 Percent Agenda Unaddressed during Sixth Session

Assembly Spends 36 Percent Proceedings on Points of Order ISLAMABAD, December 22, 2018:  The National Assembly did not address around 59 percent of its scheduled business and consumed 36 percent of the proceedings on Points of Order during sixth session that ended on December 21, 2018. The eight-sitting session’s agenda comprised six government bills, 21…

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NA Adopts Resolution on Children’s Rights

ISLAMABAD, December 21, 2018: The National Assembly was prorogued sine die on Friday after addressing its agenda partially and adopting a resolution to protect children’s rights, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth (last) sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The…

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NA Skips Scheduled Agenda, Discusses Creation of New Provinces

ISLAMABAD, December 20, 2018: The National Assembly did not take up its scheduled business and debated creation of South Punjab province as well as restoration of Bahawalpur province, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the sixth…

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National Assembly Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, December 17, 2018: The National Assembly on Monday adopted two supplementary resolutions, by lauding the sacrifices of school children in 2014 terrorism attack and condemning Indian atrocities in the Occupied Kashmir, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the sixth session: Members’…

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National Assembly Skips Agenda Amid Walkout by Opposition, BNP

ISLAMABAD, December 14, 2018: The National Assembly did not take up its scheduled business except a Calling Attention Notice (CAN) on Friday amid walkouts by the government ally BNP and the opposition parties, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the sixth session:…

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National Assembly Leaves Entire Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, December 13, 2018: The National Assembly left its entire agenda unaddressed on Thursday and discussed political and parliamentary issues amidst opposition’s walkout, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the sixth session:  Members’ Participation The Assembly met for an hour and 39…

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NA Skips Scheduled Agenda, Discusses Political Issues

ISLAMABAD, December 12, 2018: The major portion of the National Assembly’s proceedings was consumed in debate on political issues raised 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 sixth session:  Members’ Participation The…

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Five Private Members’ Bills Introduced in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, December 11, 2018: The National Assembly on Tuesday witnessed the introduction of five private members’ bills that could not be forwarded to the relevant standing committees due to their non-existence, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Under the Rule 200 of the Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business in…

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National Assembly Leaves 90 Percent of Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, December 10, 2018: The National Assembly left almost 90 percent of its agenda unaddressed in the absence of Leader of the House on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of House proceedings during first sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met…

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