Punjab Assembly Refers Two Ordinances to Committees

ISLAMABAD, April 26, 2017: The Punjab Assembly referred two ordinances to the relevant committees after their presentation before the House on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of 28th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an hour and 42…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions

Refers two bills to committees Opposition continues protest, demands resignation of PM ISLAMABAD, April 25, 2017: The Punjab Assembly adopted three Private Members’ resolutions and referred two bills to the committees on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during second…

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Punjab Assembly Poses Confidence in Prime Minister

Opposition Stages Walkout Against PM ISLAMABAD, April 24, 2017: The Punjab Assembly adopted a resolution on Monday to express confidence on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif in the wake of Supreme Court’s decision about Panama Papers’ case, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting…

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Punjab Assembly Prorogued Amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, March 20, 2017: The Punjab Assembly’s session was prorogued sine die on Monday amid lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 11th and last sitting of 27th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an hour and 52 minutes, while the…

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Punjab Assembly: Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of Sitting

Deputy Speaker, Leaders of the House and the Opposition, All Parliamentary Leaders Remain Absent ISLAMABAD, March 17, 2017: Starting an hour and 38 minutes behind the schedule, the Friday’s sitting of the Punjab Assembly was adjourned due to lack of quorum, as the Deputy Speaker, Leaders of the House and the Opposition as well as…

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Delay in Start of Punjab Assembly Proceedings Continues Unabated

Assembly Concludes Pre-Budget Discussion ISLAMABAD, March 16, 2017: The Punjab Assembly concluded Pre-Budget Discussion on Thursday, while its proceedings started with a delay of one hour and 25 minutes, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of 27th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly…

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Punjab PA Continues Pre-Budget Discussion, Defers Four Adjournment Motions

ISLAMABAD, March 15, 2017: The Provincial Assembly (PA) of the Punjab continued pre-budget discussion amidst absence of the Speaker and the Leader of the House, and deferred four Adjournment Motions on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of 27th session: Members’ Participation…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions, Defers Bills

ISLAMABAD, March 14, 2017: The Punjab Assembly adopted three resolutions while deferred two bills appearing on the agenda due to absence of relevant lawmakers on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of 27th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two…

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Punjab Assembly amends Private Educational Institutions Law

ISLAMABAD, March 13, 2017: The Punjab Assembly passed the Punjab Private Educational Institutions (Promotion and Regulation) (Amendment) Bill 2017 and continued Pre-Budget discussion on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of 27th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for three hours…

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Punjab Assembly Skips Pre-Budget Discussion amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, March 10, 2017: The Punjab Assembly did not transact any business except nine starred questions amid lack of quorum on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of 27th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an hour hours and…

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