Balochistan Assembly: Question Hour Deferred Due to Minister’s Absence

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, February 1, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Balochistan failed to take up any of the questions appearing on its agenda as the relevant minister did not show up for sitting on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceeding…

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Minister Unable to Conclude Debate on Money Bill Due to Lack of Quorum

Senate Adopts Recommendations on Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 ISLAMABAD, February 1, 2019: The Minister for Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs could not conclude debate on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Senate due to lack of quorum amidst oppositions’ walkout on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in…

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Balochistan Assembly Demands Concession for Domestic Gas Consumers

ISLAMABAD, January 31, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Balochistan adopted a resolution demanding the federal government to ensure fix billing for domestic gas consumers in the province during winter season, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceeding during fourth sitting…

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Senate Addresses Most of Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 31, 2019: The Senate took up most of its agenda while continuing the debate on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceeding during eighth sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House…

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Balochistan Assembly Discusses Drought Situation in Province

ISLAMABAD, January 30, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Balochistan discussed drought situation across the province and demanded the federal government to declare drought-hit areas as calamity affected, observes 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 seventh…

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73% Lawmakers Remain Inactive during Sixth Session of Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, January 30, 2019: Nearly three quarters (73%) of the legislators did not participate in the proceedings of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab during sixth session that continued between January 7 and January 25, 2019. As many as 101 lawmakers or 27 percent of the total membership including 29 women and 72 men participated…

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Sindh Assembly Takes Up Entire Business

ISLAMABAD, January 30, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh addressed its entire business scheduled for Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 15th sitting of the fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for two hours and 37 minutes. The sitting started…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Two Resolutions, Defers Question Hour

ISLAMABAD, January 29, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Balochistan adopted two resolutions demanding action against those involved in Sahiwal shootout and to equip levies force on modern lines, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the…

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National Assembly Addresses 39% Agenda during Seventh Session

133 Lawmakers Participate in the Proceedings ISLAMABAD, January 29, 2019: The National Assembly did not address 61 percent of its agenda during seventh session that continued between January 14 to January 25, 2019. The House spent four hours and 29 minutes (19 percent) of the proceedings debating the killings of civilians in Sahiwal and three…

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Senate: Nine Lawmakers Take Part in Debate on Supplementary Budget

ISLAMABAD, January 29, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda while continuing the debate on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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