National Assembly Concludes Debate on President’s Address

ISLAMABAD, March 1, 2018: The National Assembly concluded debate on the Presidential address to the Parliament and deferred a government bill related to power sector on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 53rd session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met…

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National Assembly Transacts 87% Agenda during 52nd Session

National Assembly Transacts 87% Agenda during 52nd Session

ISLAMABAD, February 20, 2018: The National Assembly transacted 83% of the scheduled business during its 52nd session that continued between February 12, 2018 and February 20, 2018, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its session report based on direct observation of the House proceedings. The House approved the important legislation on the rights of…

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National Assembly Passes Government and Private Members’ Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 20, 2018: The National Assembly passed five bills on Tuesday including two government bills moved as supplementary agenda, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during seventh and last sitting of the 52nd session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for four hours and 29 minutes. The…

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Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of NA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, February 19, 2018: The sixth sitting of the National Assembly had to be adjourned due to missing quorum on Monday while the Chair also suspended the proceedings for an hour and ten minutes due to low attendance of lawmakers in the House, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings…

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NA Sitting Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, February 16, 2018: The National Assembly was adjourned on Friday due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of the 52nd Session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for an hour and 47 minutes. The sitting started at 1038 hours against the…

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NA Adopts Resolution Against Ethnic Stereotyping

ISLAMABAD, February 15, 2018: The National Assembly adopted a resolution on Thursday recommending the government to ensure that no nationality or ethnicity was stereotyped as terrorist or evil, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the 52nd session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for two…

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NA Passes Three Government Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 14, 2018: The National Assembly on Wednesday passed three government bills and took up a Calling Attention Notice (CAN) regarding dilapidated condition of houses in various sectors of Islamabad, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the 52nd session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly…

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NA Passes Three Bills, Adopts Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, February 13, 2018: The National Assembly on Tuesday passed three bills and adopted as many resolutions, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the second sitting of the 52nd session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for three hours and six minutes. The sitting started at 1038 hours against…

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NA Pays Tribute to Asma Jahangir, Bureaucrats Absence Annoys Chair  

ISLAMABAD, February 12, 2018: The National Assembly on Monday adopted a resolution to pay tribute to renowned lawyer Asma Jahangir who passed away in Lahore on Saturday,  observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. The Speaker summoned the Secretaries Petroleum and Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) over their absence in the lobbies of…

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Indonesian President Addresses Joint Session of Parliament

ISLAMABAD, January 26, 2018: President of the Republic of Indonesia, Joko Widodo, addressed joint session of the Parliament on Friday, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The session started with the national anthems of both countries. The Indonesian President addressed the House for 15 minutes. The National Assembly’s Speaker delivered a note of thanks to…

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