Senate Transacts Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, September 20, 2017: The Senate on Wednesday took up the entire agenda appearing on the Orders of the Day, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 8th sitting of 267th session:  Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and 22 minutes. The sitting started at…

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National Assembly Condemns Violence against Rohingya Muslims

ISLAMABAD, September 20, 2017: The National Assembly adopted a resolution on Wednesday condemning the violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of the 46th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for four hours and…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Five Govt Bills, Grants Extension to Three Ordinances

ISLAMABAD, September 19, 2017: The Punjab Assembly granted 90-day extension to three ordinances and passed five government bills on Wednesday, including the bills to grant the status of universities to three medical colleges, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of the 31st…

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Government Presents Two Reports in Balochistan Assembly

ISLAMABAD, September 19, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly on Tuesday witnessed presentation of two reports by the government departments on verification of doctors’ degrees and issue of bogus domiciles of Balochistan province, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the 44th session: Members’ Participation The…

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Senate Committee Presents Report on Elections Bill 2017

ISLAMABAD, September 19, 2017: The Senate Standing Committee on Law and Justice presented its report on the Elections Bill 2017 in the House on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 267th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for four…

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KP Assembly Takes Up Bill on Narcotics Control

ISLAMABAD, September 19, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly held the first reading of the two government bills on Tuesday including the KP Control of Narcotic Substances Bill, 2017, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of 26th session:  Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met…

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NA Adopts Five Resolutions, Refers Five Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, September 19, 2017: The National Assembly adopted five resolutions on Tuesday and referred as many bills to the relevant committees for further consideration, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during seventh sitting of 46th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for two hours and 41…

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Punjab Assembly Lawmakers Stay Away from House Proceedings

ISLAMABAD, September 19, 2017: The Tuesday’s sitting of the Punjab Assembly could not proceed beyond 27 minutes due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 31st session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for 45 minutes. However,…

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Senate Defers Two-Third Agenda on Private Members’ Day

ISLAMABAD, September 18, 2017: The Senate deferred more than two third agenda on Monday and debated motions under Rule 218 regarding police system and population issues in the country, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during sixth sitting of 267th session:  Members’ Participation The Senate met for four…

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Punjab Assembly Skips Agenda due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, September 18, 2017: The Punjab Assembly could not take up the legislative business set for Monday’s sitting due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 31st session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an hour…

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