NA Sitting Starts More Than Two and Half Hours Late, Lasts 17 Minutes

Adopts Resolution to Reject Indian Allegations Regarding Pulwama Attack ISLAMABAD, February 20, 2019: The National Assembly started two hours and 32 minutes behind schedule and lasted 17 minutes on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factshseet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the first sitting of the eighth…

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National Assembly Addresses 39% Agenda during Seventh Session

133 Lawmakers Participate in the Proceedings ISLAMABAD, January 29, 2019: The National Assembly did not address 61 percent of its agenda during seventh session that continued between January 14 to January 25, 2019. The House spent four hours and 29 minutes (19 percent) of the proceedings debating the killings of civilians in Sahiwal and three…

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NA Passes Bill to Increase Judges in IHC

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2019: The National Assembly was prorogued sine die on Friday after passing the Islamabad High Court (Amendment) Bill, 2019, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the last (10th) sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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National Assembly Leaves 77% Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 24, 2019: The National Assembly did not address 77 percent private Members’ business scheduled for Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during ninth sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for 54 minutes. The sitting started at…

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Amendments to Finance Act 2018 Introduced in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, January 23, 2019: The government introduced the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill 2019 in the National Assembly on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet.Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for an hour and 13 minutes.…

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National Assembly Continues Debate on Sahiwal Incident

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2019: The National Assembly continued the debate on the killing of unarmed civilians by Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) in Sahiwal, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet on Tuesday.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the ongoing (seventh) session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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National Assembly Skips Agenda to Discuss Sahiwal Shootout

ISLAMABAD, January 21, 2019: The National Assembly did not take up its regular business and debated Sahiwal tragedy on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for two hours and 31…

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National Assembly Approves Committee on Members’ Conduct

ISLAMABAD, January 18, 2019: The National Assembly approved setting up a committee of the Parliamentary Leaders to regulate the conduct of its members, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met…

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National Assembly Skips Discussion on Energy Situation

ISLAMABAD, January 17, 2019: The National Assembly did not take up a government motion for discussion on energy situation and spent its time discussing political as well as agricultural issues on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the…

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Points of Order Consume 63% of NA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, January 16, 2019: The National Assembly consumed nearly two thirds (63%) of its proceedings discussing political issues 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 seventh session:  Members’ Participation The Assembly met for…

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