NA Passes Two Government Bills, Takes Up CANs

ISLAMABAD, May 17, 2017: The National Assembly addressed its entire agenda including consideration and passage of two government bills on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the 42nd session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for two hours and…

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Three-Sitting Session Passes Six Bills, Adopts Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2017: The Upper House of Parliament passed six government bills and adopted three resolutions during opposition-requisitioned 262nd session held between May 11, 2017 and May 15, 2017. The requisitioned session held discussion on various issues including lynching of Mashal Khan; disallowing leaders of a political party from holding of Press Conference at…

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Balochistan Assembly Approves Amendments to the Rules of Procedure

ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly approved two amendments to the Assembly’s Rules of Procedure for allocation of time to discuss Points of Public Importance and constitution of Ethics and Advisory Committee, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the Assembly’s 40th session:…

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KP Assembly Passes Two Bills, As Many Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly passed two government bills and adopted as many Private Members’ resolutions on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding during 11th sitting of 24th Session: Members’ Participation in House Proceeding The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly met for two…

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Sindh Assembly Adopts Three Private Members’ Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2017: Starting two hours and ten minutes behind the schedule, the Sindh Assembly adopted three resolutions during Private Members’ Day on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 16th sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for two hours and…

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NA Refers 12 Bills to Committees, Skips Resolutions and Motions

ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2017: The National Assembly referred 12 Private Members’ bills to the relevant standing committees while leaving resolutions and motions under rule 259 unaddressed on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 42nd session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met…

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NA Discusses FATA Legislation, Refers Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, May 15, 2017: The National Assembly debated legislation concerning FATA reforms package on Monday and referred six government bills including two constitutional amendments to the standing committees, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 42nd session: Members’ Participation The…

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Senate Passes Six Bills, Refers RTI Bill to Committee

ISLAMABAD, May 15, 2017: The Senate session was prorogued on Monday after passing six government bills and referring the Right of Access to Information Bill, 2017 to the standing committee, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during third and last sitting of the Senate’s 262nd session requisitioned by…

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KP Assembly Passes Bills on Mental Health, Civil Courts

ISLAMABAD, May 15, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly passed two government bills and adopted as many Private Members’ resolutions on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding during 10th sitting of 24th Session: Members’ Participation in House Proceeding The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly met for an…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Sukkur IBA University Bill

ISLAMABAD, May 15, 2017: The Sindh Assembly passed the Sukkur IBA University Bill, 2017 and adopted a resolution paying tribute to saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 15th sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly…

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