Senate Takes Up Most of its Agenda

ISLAMABAD, March 7, 2017: The Senate took up most of its agenda on Tuesday during the third sitting of its 260th session, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business: Members’ Participation The Senate met for two hours and 11 minutes. The sitting…

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NA takes up most of Private Members’ Agenda

ISLAMABAD, March 07, 2017: The National Assembly transacted most of Private Members’ business, including 15 bills and five resolutions on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 40th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for three hours and 54…

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Punjab Assembly leaves Private Members Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, March 7, 2017: The Punjab Assembly was adjourned due to lack of quorum without addressing Private Members’ bills and resolutions on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of 27th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours and seven…

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Women Legislators Perform Better than Male Counterparts in Punjab

Women Legislators Perform Better than Male Counterparts in Punjab

FAFEN releases report on the performance of provincial women lawmakers LAHORE, March 7, 2017: Women legislators performed better than their male counterparts during proceedings of the Provincial Assembly observed between June 2013 and February 2017, despite their less strength in the Punjab Assembly, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Tuesday. A ceremony was…

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Sindh PA Adopts Two Resolutions amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, March 7, 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh on Tuesday adopted two resolutions amid low attendance of lawmakers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 30th session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for three hours and 20 minutes.…

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Senate Adopts Four Private Members’ Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, March 6, 2017: The Senate adopted four Private Members’ resolutions and witnessed introduction of six bills on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of Senate proceedings during 2nd sitting of its 260th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for four hours and 57 minutes. The…

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NA Witnesses Presentation of 19 Committee Reports

ISLAMABAD, March 06, 2017: The National Assembly witnessed presentation of 19 committee reports on Monday, while the MQM lawmakers staged a protest over pressure tactics being used against its party workers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 40th session: Members’…

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Punjab PA Sitting Adjourned Due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, March 06, 2017: The Punjab Assembly could not hold Pre-Budget Discussion due to lack of quorum on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of 27th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an hour and 49 minutes. The proceedings…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Local Government (Amendment) Bill

ISLAMABAD, March 6, 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh passed the Sindh Local Government (Amendment) Bill, 2017 on Monday, while various Points of Order consumed 52 percent (85 minutes) of the sitting’s time, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of…

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Balochistan Assembly Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, March 4, 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan transacted entire business appearing on List of Business on Saturday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings of third sitting of Assembly’s 37th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for two hours and 50 minutes. The sitting started at 1142…

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