Senate Approves Recommendations on Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 21, 2013: The Senate unanimously approved recommendations on the Finance Bill 2013 in the eighth sitting of the 95th session on Friday, reports the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings.

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KP Assembly: 14 MPAs Debate Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 21, 2013: Fourteen members took part in budget debate during the third sitting of the second session of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly on Friday. Starting 20 minutes late, the sitting lasted four hours and 13 minutes. 

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National Assembly: Sitting Marred by Walkouts

ISLAMABAD, June 21, 2013: The eighth sitting of the National Assembly’s second session witnessed two walkouts and a boycott as the members continued the general discussion on budget on Friday.

MQM legislators first staged a four-minute walkout over the killings of party workers

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Punjab Assembly: Leader of the Opposition Opens Budget Debate

ISLAMABAD, June 20, 2013: The Leader of the Opposition in the Punjab Assembly opened the debate on budget in the second sitting of its second session on Thursday. Overall 30 members – 20 PMLN, seven PTI, two PML and a single member of PMLZ – expressed views on the budget. The Chief Minister did not…

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Balochistan Assembly: 80% MPAs Attend Sitting as Budget Presented

ISLAMABAD, June 20, 2013: The Chief Minister of Balochistan presented the budget in the first sitting of the second session on Thursday, reports the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet based on the direct observation of the proceedings. Fifty-one members were present at the outset while 49 were there at the…

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Senate: Eight Senators Debate Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 20, 2013: As many as eight Senators took part in the debate on budget during the seventh sitting of the 95th session on Thursday, reports the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings.  

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KP Assembly: General Discussion on Budget Begins

ISLAMABAD, June 20, 2013: The general discussion on budget started in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly during the second sitting of the second session on Thursday.

The debate on budget was opened by a PMLN MPA who spoke for 46 minutes. One member each of ANP and PPPP shared their views about

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National Assembly: 40 MNAs Take Part in Budget Debate

ISLAMABAD, June 20, 2013: Forty legislators took part in the budget debate during the seventh sitting of the National Assembly’s second session.

Starting 17 minutes late, the National Assembly met for eight hours and 27 minutes. The House took a 75-mintue break.

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Sindh Assembly Initiates Debate on Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 20, 2013: Starting two hours late, the Sindh Assembly opened debate on the budget in the second sitting of the third session on Thursday. The sitting lasted three hours before it was adjourned to meet again on Saturday, June 22. Seventeen MPAs – eight PPPP, seven MQM, and one member each of PMLF…

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Senate: Debate on Budget Amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, June 19, 2013: Starting 32 minutes late, the sixth sitting of the 95th session was marked by low attendance as the Upper House also adopted a resolution to condemn the suicide attack in Mardan.

Six Senators were present at the outset while

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