Punjab Assembly: Bill Passed amid Opposition’s Boycott

ISLAMABAD, May 26, 2014: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab passed the Khwaja Fareed University of Engineering and Information Technology, Rahim Yar Khan Bill 2014 on Monday during seventh sitting of 8th session, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. The opposition members boycotted the proceedings alleging that the government was barring their…

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Lack of Quorum Mars Punjab Assembly Proceedings

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2014: The Punjab Assembly proceedings remained suspended for 57 minutes (51%) out of 112 minutes of the total time due to lack of quorum during 6th sitting of the 8th session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the House. The sitting…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Three Government Bills

ISLAMABAD, May 22, 2014: The Punjab Assembly passed three bills during 5th sitting of the 8th session on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the House. Introduced by the Provincial Minister for Law, the House passed the Punjab Livestock Breeding Bill 2014, the Punjab Civil…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Four Bills Amid Protest

ISLAMABAD, May 21, 2014: The Punjab Assembly passed four bills amid protest by the opposition parties during 4th sitting of the 8th session on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the House. Introduced by the Provincial Minister for Law, the House passed the Punjab Public…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Resolution to Exempt CNIC Fee

ISLAMABAD, May 20, 2014: The Punjab Assembly adopted a resolution to exempt fee for issuance or renewal of Computerized National Identity Cards (CNICs) during 3rd sitting of the 8th session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the House. Tabled by the PML-N female lawmaker,…

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Punjab Assembly Expresses Solidarity with Armed Forces

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2014: The Punjab Assembly adopted a resolution to express solidarity with the Armed Forces during second sitting of its eighth session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Tabled by the Provincial Law Minister, the House adopted the resolution, which was earlier attempted by PML parliamentary…

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Punjab Assembly: Three Ordinances Laid, Two Resolutions Adopted

ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2014: The Punjab Assembly witnessed introduction of three ordinances and adoption of two resolutions on Friday during first sitting of its eighth session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The Provincial Law Minister introduced the Management and Transfer of Properties by Development Authorities Ordinance 2014, the Bab-e-Pakistan…

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NA: Debate on Law and Order Continues, Two CANs Taken up

ISLAMABAD, May 12, 2014: The National Assembly continued discussion on the law and order situation in the country during the sixth sitting of its 11th session on Monday, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Six members – PML-N (2) and one each from PTI, PPPP, JI and MQM – took part in the…

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KP Assembly: One Bill Passed, Four Bills Introduced

ISLAMABAD, May 12, 2014:  The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly passed one bill and witnessed the introduction of four bills during the seventh sitting of 12th session on Monday, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Introduced by a JI lawmaker, the House passed the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Regularization of Services of Adhoc Lecturer Bill 2014.…

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Senate: One Bill Passed, Four Bills Introduced

ISLAMABAD, May 12, 2014: The Senate passed one bill and witnessed the introduction of four bills during the first sitting of its 104th session on Monday, says the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Introduced by a MQM lawmaker, the House passed a private member bill – the Pakistan Penal Code (Amendment) Bill 2014 –…

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