Senate Discusses Annual Report on Human Rights

ISLAMABAD, May 9, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda on Thursday and discussed Annual Report of the National Commission for Human Rights for the year 2017, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during tenth sitting of 288th session: Members’ Participation The House…

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NA Takes up Two Third Agenda; Refers Six Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, May 8, 2019: The National Assembly took up almost two third agenda on Wednesday and referred six bills to the relevant committees for further deliberations, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 11th sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Senate Passes the Elections (Second Amendment) Bill

ISLAMABAD, May 8, 2019: The Senate passed the Elections (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Wednesday amidst the lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of 288th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and 54…

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Senate Discusses Delay in New NFC Award

ISLAMABAD, May 7, 2019: The Senate addressed its entire agenda on Tuesday including a debate on an Adjournment Motion regarding delay in the announcement of new National Finance Commission (NFC) Award, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of 288th session: Members’ Participation…

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 NA Skips 75% Agenda amid Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, May 6, 2019: The National Assembly was adjourned on Monday without addressing three quarters of its regular business due to protest by the opposition parties against increase in petroleum prices, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet Following are key observations of the proceedings during tenth sitting of the ninth session:…

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Senate Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, May 6, 2019: The Senate partially addressed the private members’ business on Monday amid a lack of quorum and the opposition’s walkout from the proceedings, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of 288th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and…

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Balochistan PA Leaves Most of the Agenda Unaddressed

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, May 3, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan did not take up most of the regular business appearing on `Orders of the Day’ on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daly Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth and last sitting of the 12th session: Members’ Participation The…

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Sindh Assembly: Govt Introduces Bill to Revive Police Order 2002

ISLAMABAD, May 3, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh adopted a resolution to commemorate World Press Freedom Day while the government introduced a bill to revive Police Order 2002, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 47th sitting of the fourth session: Members’…

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KP Assembly Addresses 94% Agenda during sixth Session

ISLAMABAD, May 3, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) addressed 94 percent of its scheduled business during sixth session that comprised 20 sittings held between March 15 and May 2, 2019, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its session report. The overall business including regular and supplementary agenda brought before the House during sixth session comprised…

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Punjab Assembly Addresses 93% Agenda during Ninth Session

78% Lawmakers Remain Inactive during Session ISLAMABAD, May 03, 2019: Nearly 78% of the legislators did not participate in the proceedings of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab during ninth session that continued between April 22 and May 03, 2019. As many as 81 lawmakers or 22 percent of the total 369 including 23 women and 58 men…

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