Sindh Assembly Passes Child Marriages Restraint Bill, 2013

ISLAMABAD, April 28, 2014: The Sindh Assembly passed one bill and took up four calling attention notices (CANs) on Monday during 15th sitting of its 12th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Introduced by Minister for Women Development, the House passed the Sindh Child Marriages Restraint Bill, 2013 after…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, April 26, 2014: The Balochistan Assembly adopted three resolutions during the 3rd sitting of its 9th session on Saturday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings. The adopted resolutions were about continuity of financial assistance to students of Balochistan under Prime Minister Scholarship…

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Sindh PA Passes Two Bills, Adopts One Resolution

ISLAMABAD, April 25, 2014: The Sindh Assembly passed two bills and adopted one resolution on Friday during 14th sitting of its 12th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Introduced by Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, the House passed the Sindh Criminal Prosecution Service (Constitution, Functions & Powers) (Amendment) Bill, 2014…

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KP Assembly Holds Debate on Budget Formulation Process

ISLAMABAD, April 23, 2014: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly held debate on budget formulation process for the next fiscal year 2014-15 during fifth sitting of 12th session on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Minister for Auqaf, Hajj, Religious & Minority Affairs introduced the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Charitable & Religious Trusts…

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Balochistan Assembly Begins Pre-Budget Debate

ISLAMABAD, April 23, 2014: The Balochistan Assembly started pre-budget debate during second sitting of its 9th session on Wednesday, giving opportunity to lawmakers to highlight their priorities for provincial budget  2014-15, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. PML-N lawmaker moved an adjournment motion regarding target killing in District Kachi. It…

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Senate Rejects Sales Tax Amendment Bill on Advice of Committee

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, April 23, 2014: The Senate rejected Sales Tax Amendment Bill, 2014, on the recommendation of standing committee and adopted a resolution to disapprove the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (Amendment) Ordinance, 2014 during 8th sitting of the 103rd session on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet.…

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Balochistan Assembly Condemns Attacks on Journalists

ISLAMABAD, April 22, 2014: The Balochistan Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution condemning the targeted attacks on working journalists across the country and demanded the arrest of perpetrators of such crimes during first sitting of its 9th session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Chief Minister informed the lawmakers…

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Senate Passes Govt Bill; Raises Objection to Another

ISLAMABAD, April 22, 2014: The Senate passed a government bill while referring another to the standing committee during 7th sitting of the 103rd session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The Federal Minister for Science and Technology introduced the Surveying and Mapping Bill, 2014 and moved that the…

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Sindh PA Debates Resolution on Protection of Pakistan Ordinance

ISLAMABAD, April 22, 2014: The Sindh Assembly left most of its private members’ agenda unaddressed on Tuesday and spent much time in debating a resolution against the Protection of Pakistan Ordinance (PPO) during 13th sitting of 12th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. A MQM lawmaker moved a resolution…

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