National Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, December 8, 2017: The National Assembly was adjourned on Friday due to lack of quorum amidst absence of the Leaders of the House and the Opposition, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 50th session: Members’ Participation The National…

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NA Condemns US Decision to Recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital 

ISLAMABAD, December 7, 2017: The National Assembly, on Thursday, unanimously adopted a resolution condemning the United States decision to recognize Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel , observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 50th session:  Members’ Participation The National…

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National Assembly Rejects Elections (Amendment) Bill, 2017

ISLAMABAD, November 21, 2017: The National Assembly rejected the Elections (Amendment) Bill, 2017, moved by a PPPP lawmaker, with majority vote on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are the key observations of the proceedings during the fourth and last sitting of the 49th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met…

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National Assembly Passes Three Government Bills

ISLAMABAD, November 20, 2017: The National Assembly on Monday passed three government bills amid low attendance of lawmakers, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the 49th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for three hours and 41 minutes while the proceedings remained suspended…

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National Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, November 17, 2017: The National Assembly was adjourned on Friday due to lack of quorum amidst absence of the Leaders of the House and the Opposition, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 49th session: Members’ Participation The National…

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NA Passes Constitutional Amendment Bill 2017

ISLAMABAD, November 16, 2017: The National Assembly passed the Constitutional Amendment Bill 2017 on Thursday providing for reallocation of the House seats among federating units, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 49th session:  Members’ Participation The National Assembly met…

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NA Fails to Pass Constitutional Amendment Bill on Seat Allocation

 ISLAMABAD, November 6, 2017: The National Assembly’s 48th session was prorogued on Monday without considering the constitutional amendment regarding reallocation of the Assembly seats among federating units, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third (last) sitting of the 48th session:  Members’ Participation The…

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National Assembly Leaves Two-Thirds Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, November 3, 2017: The National Assembly did not take up more than two thirds of its scheduled business including a constitutional amendment on reallocation of the Assembly seats among provinces, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of…

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National Assembly Takes Up Constitutional Amendment on Reallocation of Seats among Provinces

ISLAMABAD, November 2, 2017: The National Assembly, on Thursday, discussed a proposed constitutional amendment regarding reallocation of the Assembly seats among provinces, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 48th session:  Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for three…

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National Assembly Defers Interior Ministry’s CAN, Questions

ISLAMABAD, October 11, 2017: The National Assembly, on Wednesday, deferred the lawmakers’ queries related to the Ministry of Interior due to unpreparedness of the ministerial staff and later the session was prorogued sine die, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting…

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