Senate Disallows Introduction of Constitutional Amendment Bill

ISLAMABAD, April 18, 2016: The Senate transacted most of its agenda on Monday and disallowed introduction of the Constitutional Bill seeking amendments in Articles 5 and 6 during third sitting of its 127th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Minister for Law and Justice opposed the bill by saying that provision regarding obedience…

Details

Sindh Assembly Offers Prayers for Deceased Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, April 18, 2016: The 9th sitting of the Sindh Assembly’s ongoing session was cut short on Monday due to demise of PPPP lawmaker Sardar Muhammad Muqeem Khan Khoso , says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The sitting started 76 minutes behind the schedule with 50 members (30%) present at the start and 66…

Details

Sindh Assembly Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, April 15, 2016: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh on Friday took up all agenda items appearing on `Orders of the Day’ during eighth sitting of its ongoing 24th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Sindh…

Details

NA Takes Up Entire Agenda Except CAN

ISLAMABAD, April 15, 2016: The National Assembly took its entire business except a Calling Attention Notice (CAN) on Friday during 6th (last) sitting of its 31st session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The House witnessed low attendance as 42 lawmakers (12%) were present at outset and 39 (11%) at adjournment of the sitting…

Details

Senate Transacts Most of Its Agenda

ISLAMABAD, April 15, 2016: The Senate on Friday transacted most of its agenda appearing on ‘Order of the Day’ during 2nd sitting of its 127th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The following are some key observations of the House proceedings: Members’ Participation in the House Proceedings The Senate…

Details

Punjab Assembly Discusses Police Operation in Rajanapur

ISLAMABAD, April 15, 2016: The Punjab Assembly took an adjournment motion on Friday and discussed police operation in Rajanpur against notorious gang of criminals during 13th (last) sitting of its 20th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Punjab…

Details

Senate: Two Bills Introduced, One Passed

ISLAMABAD, April 14, 2016: The Senate passed one bill and witnessed introduction of two bills during the first sitting of its 127th session on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Thirty-two lawmakers (31%) were present at the start of the sitting and 21 (20%) at the time of adjournment. A newly elected PML-N…

Details

Points of Order Consume Three-Fifth of NA’s Sitting

ISLAMABAD, April 14, 2016: The National Assembly continued to witness low attendance of lawmakers during its sitting on Thursday as Points of Order (POs) consumed around three-fifths of sitting’s time, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The House witnessed low attendance as 35 lawmakers (10%) were present at outset and 22 (7%) at adjournment…

Details

Punjab Assembly Passes Six Govt. Bills

ISLAMABAD, April 14, 2016: The Punjab Assembly passed six government bills on Thursday during 12th sitting of its 20th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The House witnessed low attendance as 20 MPAs (5%) were present at outset and 42 (11%) at adjournment of the sitting Following are some key observations of the…

Details

National Assembly Passes Three Govt. Bills

ISLAMABAD, April 13, 2016: The National Assembly passed three government bills on Wednesday during 4th sitting of ongoing 31st session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for five hours and two minutes. The sitting started six…

Details