Senate Begins Debate on Supplementary Budget

ISLAMABAD, January 24, 2019: The Senate started discussion on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three hours and 53 minutes; however,…

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Bill for Compulsory Medical Treatment for Injured Introduced in Sindh Assembly

ISLAMABAD, January 24, 2019: The Sindh Injured Persons Compulsory Medical Treatment (Amal Umer) Bill, 2019 was introduced in the Provincial Assembly of Sindh on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 11th sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met…

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Amendments to Finance Act 2018 Laid in Senate

ISLAMABAD, January 23, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda on `Orders of the Day’ while the government laid the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the House, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the…

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Amendments to Finance Act 2018 Introduced in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, January 23, 2019: The government introduced the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill 2019 in the National Assembly on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet.Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for an hour and 13 minutes.…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Three Govt Bills

ISLAMABAD, January 23, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab passed three government bills including the Punjab Domestic Workers Bill, 2018 on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 13th sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for three…

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Sindh Assembly Amends LG Law

ISLAMABAD, January 23, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh passed the Sindh Local Government (Amendment) Bill, 2019 amid protest by opposition lawmakers on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 10th sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for…

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National Assembly Continues Debate on Sahiwal Incident

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2019: The National Assembly continued the debate on the killing of unarmed civilians by Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) in Sahiwal, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet on Tuesday.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the ongoing (seventh) session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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Senate Concludes Debate on Presidential Address

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda and concluded the debate on the presidential address to the Parliament on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three…

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Punjab Assembly Leaves 75% Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab deferred three quarters of its private members’ agenda due to absence of the concerned ministers or the movers on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 12th sitting of the sixth session:…

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Sindh Assembly Leaves 86% Business Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh did not address 86% of the private members’ business scheduled for Tuesday while adopting a resolution for payment of dues to the retired employees of Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM), observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House…

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