Punjab Assembly Resumes Debate on Annual Budget

ISLAMABAD, June 19, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab on Wednesday resumed general discussion on budget 2019-20 amid low attendance of lawmakers as 15 percent were present at the outset and 16 percent at the adjournment of sitting, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings…

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Discussion on Budget Continues in Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, June 18, 2019: As many as 24 lawmakers participated in the general discussion on the annual budget 2019-20 in Punjab Assembly, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the 10th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three hours and…

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Opposition Leader Opens Budget Debate in Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, June 17, 2019: The Leader of the Opposition in Punjab Assembly opened debate on the Provincial Annual Budget for the year 2019-20 on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 10th session: Members’ Participation The House met for two hours and…

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Budget Presented in Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, June 14, 2019: The Provincial Minister for Finance presented the provincial budget 2019-20 in the House amid protest by the opposition during his speech on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 10th session: Members’ Participation The House…

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Punjab Assembly Transacts Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, June 13, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab transacted its entire business appearing on `Orders of the Day’ on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 10th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and 58 minutes. The sitting started…

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Punjab Assembly Addresses 93% Agenda during Ninth Session

78% Lawmakers Remain Inactive during Session ISLAMABAD, May 03, 2019: Nearly 78% of the legislators did not participate in the proceedings of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab during ninth session that continued between April 22 and May 03, 2019. As many as 81 lawmakers or 22 percent of the total 369 including 23 women and 58 men…

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Punjab PA Prorogued Amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, May 3, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab was prorogued sine die on Friday amidst a lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth and last sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and six minutes. The sitting…

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Punjab PA Refers Five Project Audit Reports to PAC

ISLAMABAD, May 2, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab referred five audit reports on previous government’s development projects to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Local Government Bills

ISLAMABAD, April 30, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab passed two government bills including the Local Government Bill, 2019 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 ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for two hours and five minutes. The sitting started…

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Punjab Assembly Condemns Terrorism in Sri Lanka

ISLAMABAD, April 29, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab unanimously adopted a supplementary resolution on Monday to condemn incidents of terrorism in Sri Lanka, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and 52 minutes. The sitting…

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