NA Refers Four Private Members’ Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, May 28, 2019: The National Assembly witnessed introduction of four private members’ bills on Tuesday and referred all of them to the relevant Standing Committees for further consideration, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the 10th   session: Members’ Participation The…

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Opposition’s Walkout Leads to Early Adjournment of NA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, May 27, 2019: The National Assembly was adjourned early on Monday without addressing most of its regular business due to walkout by the opposition parties, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 10th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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National Assembly Pays Respect to Deceased Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, May 24, 2019:  The National Assembly was adjourned on Friday without taking up its scheduled business in respect for the late Federal Minister for Narcotics Control Sardar Ali Muhammad Mahar who died of cardiac arrest earlier this week, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings…

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National Assembly Transacts 71 Percent Agenda during 9th Session

169 lawmakers remain inactive during the proceedings Private Members’ Bill passed to increase representation to ex-FATA ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2019: The National Assembly transacted 71 percent of its scheduled business during its ninth session with 173 lawmakers participating in the proceedings. The House passed one private members’ bill to increase representation of ex-FATA in National…

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NA Passes Constitutional Amendment for Increased Representation to Ex-FATA

ISLAMABAD, May 13, 2019: The National Assembly passed the 26th Constitutional Amendment on Monday providing for increased representation to ex-FATA in National and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assemblies and delay in the upcoming elections for 16 Provincial Assembly seats, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet Following are key observations of the proceedings…

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NA Debates Constitutional Amendment Bill

ISLAMABAD, May 10, 2019: The National Assembly, on Friday, held a debate on the proposed constitutional amendment seeking to increase the representation of newly merged districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) in National and KP Assemblies, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 13th sitting…

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NA Defers Constitutional Amendment for Increasing ex-FATA Seats  

ISLAMABAD, May 9, 2019: The National Assembly, on Thursday, deferred the passage of a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at increasing the representation of newly merged tribal districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in National and Provincial Assemblies, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 12th sitting…

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NA Takes up Two Third Agenda; Refers Six Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, May 8, 2019: The National Assembly took up almost two third agenda on Wednesday and referred six bills to the relevant committees for further deliberations, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 11th sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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 NA Skips 75% Agenda amid Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, May 6, 2019: The National Assembly was adjourned on Monday without addressing three quarters of its regular business due to protest by the opposition parties against increase in petroleum prices, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet Following are key observations of the proceedings during tenth sitting of the ninth session:…

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National Assembly Skips Discussion on Energy Situation

 ISLAMABAD, May 3, 2019: The National Assembly took up only half of its scheduled business on Friday leaving a discussion on the energy situation unaddressed for seventh time during the session, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during ninth sitting of the ongoing (ninth)…

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