Sindh Assembly: 18 Lawmakers Participate in Pre-Budget Debate

ISLAMABAD, April 25, 2019: The pre-budget discussion in the Provincial Assembly of Sindh Assembly entered its third day with 18 lawmakers participating in it on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 42nd sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Senate Takes up Entire Agenda, Condemns Terrorism in Sri Lanka

ISLAMABAD, April 25, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda on Thursday and unanimously adopted a supplementary resolution condemning incidents of terrorism in Sri Lanka, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of 288th session:  Members’ Participation The House met…

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Punjab Assembly Refers Five Project Audit Reports to PAC

ISLAMABAD, April 25, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab referred five audit reports on previous government’s development projects to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for an…

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NA Passes the Elections (Amendment) Bill

ISLAMABAD, April 25, 2019: The National Assembly passed the Elections (Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Thursday while leaving two thirds agenda unaddressed, observes Free and Fair Election (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and 29…

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Sindh Assembly: 11 Lawmakers Take Part in Pre-Budget Debate

ISLAMABAD, April 24, 2019: The pre-budget debate in the Sindh Assembly continued on Wednesday and eleven lawmakers participated in it, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 41st sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The House met for two hours and…

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Govt Introduces Child Protection Bill in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, April 24, 2019: The National Assembly held first reading of a government-sponsored bill aimed at curbing criminal activities against children and referred it to the Standing Committee on Human Rights for a thorough review, observes Free and Fair Election (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during…

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Punjab Assembly Amends Rules Amidst Protest

ISLAMABAD, April 24, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab amended its Rules of Procedure on Wednesday to constitute a dedicated Public Accounts Committee for the Local Governments, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Sindh Assembly Resumes Pre-Budget Discussion

ISLAMABAD, April 23, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh resumed the pre-budget discussion on Tuesday with five lawmakers taking part in it, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 40th sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The House met for two…

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KP Assembly Amends Land Acquisition Law

ISLAMABAD, April 23, 2019: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly passed the KP Land Acquisition (Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Tuesday while the government introduced an amendment to the KP Local Government Act, 2013 in the House, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 17th sitting of the…

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Nine Private Members’ Bills Introduced in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, April 23, 2019: The National Assembly witnessed the introduction of nine private members’ bills, which were referred to the relevant committees for further consideration, observes Free and Fair Election (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House…

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