Punjab Assembly Adjourned Amidst Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, February 26, 2018: The Punjab Assembly was adjourned on Monday without taking up its scheduled business amidst opposition’s protest against promotion of a civil servant who is under investigation for corruption charges, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 17th sitting…

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Balochistan Assembly Considers Bringing Private Hospitals in Tax Net

ISLAMABAD, February 24, 2018: The Balochistan government introduced the Balochistan Finance Bill 2018 in the Provincial Assembly of Balochistan on Saturday proposing to bring private healthcare establishment in the tax net, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the first sitting of the Assembly’s 49th session:  Members’ Participation  The Balochistan Assembly met…

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Senate Passes Six Bills, Seven Resolutions during 273rd Session

Senate Passes Six Bills, Seven Resolutions during 273rd Session

ISLAMABAD, February 23, 2018: The Senate passed five private members’ bills and a government bill during the 273rd session that continued between February 12, 2018 and February 23, 2018. The session comprising 10 sittings also adopted seven resolutions and took up eight Calling Attention Notices (CANs). With an average of 9% Senators present at the start and 16% at…

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KP Assembly Adjourned Amidst Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, February 23, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly referred a government bill to the select committee amidst the opposition’s protest and lack of quorum on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during 16th sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met…

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Senate Passes One Government Bill, Session Prorogued

ISLAMABAD, February 23, 2018: The Senate on Friday passed one government bill and deferred most of the questions due to absence of relevant minister and movers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the tenth (last) sitting of 273rd session:  Members’ Participation The…

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Sindh Assembly Pays Respect to Deceased Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, February 23, 2018: The Sindh Assembly’s proceedings were adjourned on Friday without taking up the scheduled business in honour of the late lawmaker Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 38th session: Members’ Participation…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned Amidst Lack of Quorum and Protest

ISLAMABAD, February 23, 2018: The Punjab Assembly did not take up any scheduled business amidst lack of quorum and opposition’s protest against promotion of an under-trial civil servant, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 16th sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The…

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Senate Transacts Entire Agenda, Discusses Political Situation

ISLAMABAD, February 22, 2018: The Senate on Thursday took up the entire agenda appearing on the Orders of the Day and discussed political situation in the country, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the ninth sitting of 273rd session:  Members’ Participation The Senate met…

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KP Assembly Passes LG (Amendment) Bill, 2018

ISLAMABAD, February 21, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly passed two bills on Wednesday including the KP Local Government (Amendment) Bill, 2018, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following are the key observations of the House proceedings during 15th sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for…

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Senate Takes Up Most of its Agenda

ISLAMABAD, February 21, 2018: The Senate on Wednesday transacted most of its agenda and took up two Calling Attention Notices (CANs), observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. PML-N Senator Nisar Muhammad announced to resign from the House.  Following are key observations of the proceedings during the eighth sitting of 273rd…

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