Balochistan Assembly Passes Two Govt Bills amid Opposition’s Walkout

ISLAMABAD, December 24, 2018: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan passed two government bills amid walkout by the opposition lawmakers on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the fifth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for an hour and 21 minutes. The…

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Senate Prorogued Amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, December 24, 2018:  The Senate was prorogued sine die on Monday without addressing its scheduled business amidst lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh and last sitting of 285th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and one minute;…

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NA Leaves 59 Percent Agenda Unaddressed during Sixth Session

Assembly Spends 36 Percent Proceedings on Points of Order ISLAMABAD, December 22, 2018:  The National Assembly did not address around 59 percent of its scheduled business and consumed 36 percent of the proceedings on Points of Order during sixth session that ended on December 21, 2018. The eight-sitting session’s agenda comprised six government bills, 21…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions, Defers Question Hour

ISLAMABAD, December 21, 2018: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan adopted three private members’ resolutions and deferred the question hour due to delay in replies of the questions by the government, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of…

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KP Assembly Passes One Bill amid Opposition’s Walkout

ISLAMABAD, December 21, 2018: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) passed a government bill amid walkout by the Opposition lawmakers on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of fourth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for two hours and 17…

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Senate Moves for Implementation of its Committees’ Recommendations

ISLAMABAD, December 21, 2018:  The Senate adopted a motion on Friday for developing a mechanism regarding the implementation on the recommendations of the House Committees, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of 285th session: Members’ Participation The House met for two…

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NA Adopts Resolution on Children’s Rights

ISLAMABAD, December 21, 2018: The National Assembly was prorogued sine die on Friday after addressing its agenda partially and adopting a resolution to protect children’s rights, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth (last) sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The…

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NA Skips Scheduled Agenda, Discusses Creation of New Provinces

ISLAMABAD, December 20, 2018: The National Assembly did not take up its scheduled business and debated creation of South Punjab province as well as restoration of Bahawalpur province, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the sixth…

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Senate Refers Privilege Motion against NAB to Committee

ISLAMABAD, December 20, 2018: The Chairman Senate referred a Privilege Motion of NP lawmaker against the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to the Senate Committee on Privileges on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of 285th session: Members’ Participation The House…

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Senate Takes Up CANs; Defers Debate on Presidential Address

ISLAMABAD, December 19, 2018: The Senate referred Calling Attention Notices (CANs) on establishing secretariat for Council of Common Interests and natural gas crisis to the standing committees for deliberations, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings of the fourth sitting of…

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