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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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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Lack of Quorum Persists in Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, September 15, 2017: The fifth sitting of the Punjab Assembly’s 31st session was adjourned due to lack of quorum without taking up its regular business on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during the Friday’s sitting: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for…

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Punjab Assembly Pays Tribute to late Dr. Ruth Pfau

ISLAMABAD, September 14, 2017: The Punjab Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution on Thursday to pay tribute to late Dr. Ruth Pfau for her messianic services for the leprosy patients in Pakistan, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of 31st session: Members’ Participation…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Resolution in Support of Former Prime Minister

ISLAMABAD, September 13, 2017: The Punjab Assembly adopted four resolutions on Wednesday including a supplementary government resolution commending the services and leadership of the former Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of 31st session: Members’ Participation The…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, September 12, 2017: The Punjab Assembly was adjourned on Tuesday due to lack of quorum without addressing the Private Members’ business appearing on the Orders of the Day, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of 31st session: Members’ Participation The Punjab…

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Punjab Assembly Condemns Myanmar Violence, US Policy on Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, September 11, 2017: The Punjab Assembly adopted two supplementary resolutions on Monday condemning the violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar and the new policy of the United States of America regarding Pakistan, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of 31st session:…

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Punjab Assembly: 79% Lawmakers Abstain from Budget Debate

Punjab Assembly: 79% Lawmakers Abstain from Budget Debate

Chief Minister attends three out of 10 sittings 84% of PML-N and 44% of PTI members remain silent during budget debate PML-N Government presents 10th consecutive budget in Punjab Lack of quorum disrupts House proceedings seven times ISLAMABAD, June 16, 2017: Most of the lawmakers did not take part in the general discussion during the…

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Punjab Assembly Approves Supplementary Budget 2016-17

ISLAMABAD, June 15, 2017: The Punjab Assembly session was prorogued after the House approved 41Supplemetnary Demands for Grants on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during 10th sitting of 30th session:  Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours and…

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Punjab Assembly Discusses Supplementary Budget 2016-17

ISLAMABAD, June 14, 2017: The Punjab Assembly discussed the supplementary budget 2016-17 amid opposition lawmakers’ walkout against unwarranted remarks of a treasury lawmaker on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours and three minutes. The sitting…

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