Balochistan Assembly Passes Three Bills, Adopts Four Resolutions

Points of Order consume 18% of proceedings Deputy Speaker office lying vacant since December 2015 ISLAMABAD, 23 May 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan passed three bills and adopted four resolutions during 40th session that spanned over five sittings held between May 10 and May 20, 2017. With the conclusion of this session, the Provincial…

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National Assembly Condoles Death of PkMAP Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2017: The National Assembly did not take up its regular business on Tuesday to express condolence over the demise of PkMAP lawmaker Abdul Rahim Mandokhail, who passed away a couple of days ago, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Two Private Members’ Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2017: The Punjab Assembly adopted two Private Members’ resolutions recommending the government to act against quackery and construct a bridge in Bahawalpur, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of 29th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for…

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KP Assembly Demands Execution of Indian Spy

ISLAMABAD, May 22, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly, on Monday, unanimously adopted a resolution demanding implementation on death sentence to Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadev, says Free and Fair Election Network. Following are some key observations of 13th sitting of Assembly’s 24th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for an hour and 24 minutes. The…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, May 22, 2017: The Punjab Assembly could not address its legislative agenda due to lack of quorum on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of 29th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours and nine minutes. The…

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Balochistan Assembly Passes Three Bills

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, May 20, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly passed three bills and adopted a joint resolution while the proceedings remain suspended for an hour and 17 minutes due to lack of quorum on Saturday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during last (5th) sitting of the Assembly’s…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned Amidst Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2017: The Punjab Assembly sitting was adjourned on Friday amidst protest by opposition parties against the government’s attempt to amend their resolution on Indian spy’s case in International Court of Justice, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of 29th…

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Balochistan Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly adopted three resolutions appearing on its List of Business, in the absence of the Speaker, Chief Minister and Leader of the Opposition on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of the Assembly’s 40th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Four Bills, Adopts 13 Resolutions

Points of Order consume 11% of Proceedings Private Member’s Agenda remains unaddressed ISLAMABAD, 19 May 2017:  The Provincial Assembly of Sindh passed four bills and adopted thirteen resolutions during 32nd session that comprised 17 sittings held between April 12, 2017 and May 18, 2017. The House did not take up more than half (53%) of…

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KP Assembly: Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of Sitting

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2017: Starting 28 minutes behind the schedule, the 12th sitting of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly was adjourned due to lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network on Friday. Following are some key observations of 12th sitting of Assembly’s 24th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for 46 minutes. The sitting…

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