Sindh Assembly Transacts Entire Business amid Low Attendance of MPs

ISLAMABAD, November 28, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh transacted the entire business appearing on ‘Orders of the Day’ amid low attendance of lawmakers and was later prorogued sine die on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during last (9th) sitting of the…

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255th Session: Senate Takes Up Heavy Legislative Agenda

Passes Six Govt Bills; Adopts Eight Resolutions; Prime Minister Remains Absent from All Six Sittings ISLAMABAD: The Senate took up heavy legislative agenda during six sittings held between November 18, 2016 and November 25, 2016, as it passed six bills, adopted eight resolutions, and witnessed introduction of eight legislative proposals that were referred to the…

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Sindh Assembly Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, November 25, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh took up entire business on the agenda and unanimously adopted a resolution to ensure implementation of the law on violence against women, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of the…

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National Assembly Discusses Indian Aggression at LoC

ISLAMABAD, November 25, 2016: The National Assembly did not take up any agenda except a motion to discuss the situation at Line of Control (LoC) in the absence of Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet on Friday. In the previous sitting, it was agreed…

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Senate Passes Bill, Thanks Minister for Salary Raise

Session Prorogued Sine Die ISLAMABAD, November 25, 2016: The Senate passed one government bill and adopted a resolution to thank Minister for Finance for his interest in raising the salary of parliamentarians, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business during 6th (last)…

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Punjab Assembly: Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of Sitting

ISLAMABAD, November 25, 2016: The Punjab Assembly could not proceed to take up its agenda again on Friday due to lack of quorum like the previous sitting, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of 25th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met…

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Punjab Assembly Leaves Legislative Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, November 24, 2016: The Punjab Assembly could not take up legislative business on Thursday due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of 25th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours and 30 minutes. The proceedings…

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Senate Adopts Amendments in Rules, Transacts Most of Agenda

ISLAMABAD, November 24, 2016: The Senate transacted most of the agenda on Thursday and adopted the proposed amendments in the Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business during 5th sitting of its 255th session, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings:  Members’ Participation The…

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NA Discusses LoC Violations, Leaves Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, November 24, 2016: The National Assembly discussed incidents of ceasefire violations at the Line of Control through Points of Order, leaving behind the regular agenda except Questions on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of the 37th session: Members’…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Private Member’s Bill

ISLAMABAD, November 24, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh passed the Criminal Law (Protection of Minorities) Bill, 2015 on supplementary agenda and witnessed introduction of three treasury bills on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during seventh sitting of the 28th session: Members’ Participation…

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