Senate Passes Five Bills, Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, February 19, 2018: The Senate passed five bills and adopted three resolutions sponsored by the Private Members on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during sixth sitting of 273rd session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and 56 minutes. The proceedings remained…

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KP Assembly Adopts Anti-Harassment Law

ISLAMABAD, February 19, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly passed three government bills including the KP Protection against Harassment of Women at the workplaces (Amendment) Bill, 2018 on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during 14th sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The KP…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, February 19, 2018: The Punjab Assembly’s sitting was adjourned on Monday without addressing the scheduled business due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 14th sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for…

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KP Assembly Meets for 10 Minutes

ISLAMABAD, February 16, 2018: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly was adjourned 10 minutes after the commencement of proceedings due to lack of quorum on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during thirteenth sitting of the 27th session: Members’ Participation The KP…

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NA Sitting Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, February 16, 2018: The National Assembly was adjourned on Friday due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of the 52nd Session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for an hour and 47 minutes. The sitting started at 1038 hours against the…

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Senate Refuses Condonation for Delay in Presentation of CDA (Amend.) Ordinance

ISLAMABAD, February 16, 2018: The Senate rejected a government’s motion seeking permission of the House for delayed presentation of the Capital Development Authority (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of 273rd session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for…

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Punjab Assembly Pays Gratitude to Asma Jahangir

ISLAMABAD, February 16, 2018: The Punjab Assembly adopted a supplementary resolution on Friday paying its gratitude to the deceased lawyer and human rights activist Asma Jahangir, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 13th sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The…

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Senate Debates Hike in Petroleum Prices

ISLAMABAD, February 15, 2018: The Senate held discussion on an Adjournment Motion regarding increase in the prices of the petroleum products, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of 273rd session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and 11…

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NA Adopts Resolution Against Ethnic Stereotyping

ISLAMABAD, February 15, 2018: The National Assembly adopted a resolution on Thursday recommending the government to ensure that no nationality or ethnicity was stereotyped as terrorist or evil, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the 52nd session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for two…

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Senate Chairman Disallows to Lay CDA (Amendment) Ordinance

ISLAMABAD, February 14, 2018: The Chairman Senate on Wednesday did not allow to lay the Capital Development Authority (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 in the House as it was not tabled during the last session in violation of rules despite its promulgation on January 10, 2018, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The Chair in…

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