Punjab Assembly Recommends Granting Housing Rights to Slum Dwellers

ISLAMABAD, March 06, 2018: The Punjab Assembly adopted two private members’ resolutions on Tuesday recommending the government to construct new water reservoirs and grant housing rights to slum dwellers of Lahore, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 22nd sitting of the…

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Quorum Issue Persists in Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, March 05, 2018:  The quorum issue persisted in the Punjab Assembly on Monday as the sitting remained suspended for an hour and 39 minutes due to the presence of less than 25 percent lawmakers in the House, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings…

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Punjab Assembly: Opp Protests Against Petroleum Price Hike and NAB Resolution

ISLAMABAD, March 02, 2018: The opposition lawmakers protested in the Punjab Assembly on Friday against the recent increase in petroleum prices and passage of a resolution condemning National Accountability Bureau, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 20th sitting of the 34th…

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Punjab Assembly Passes the Charities Bill 2018

ISLAMABAD, February 28, 2018: The Punjab Assembly passed a government bill on Wednesday providing for regulation of charity collection in the province, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 19th sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for…

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Opposition Protests over CM’s Absence in Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, February 27, 2018: The Opposition in Punjab Assembly on Tuesday protested against the absence of Chief Minister as he was supposed to respond to the charges of corruption in Multan Metro project, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 18th sitting…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned Amidst Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, February 26, 2018: The Punjab Assembly was adjourned on Monday without taking up its scheduled business amidst opposition’s protest against promotion of a civil servant who is under investigation for corruption charges, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 17th sitting…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned Amidst Lack of Quorum and Protest

ISLAMABAD, February 23, 2018: The Punjab Assembly did not take up any scheduled business amidst lack of quorum and opposition’s protest against promotion of an under-trial civil servant, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 16th sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The…

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Punjab Assembly Transacts Private Members’ Business

ISLAMABAD, February 20, 2018: The Punjab Assembly adopted two private members’ resolutions sponsored by PML-N lawmakers and rejected a PTI lawmaker’s resolution on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 15th sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, February 19, 2018: The Punjab Assembly’s sitting was adjourned on Monday without addressing the scheduled business due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 14th sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for…

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Senate Refuses Condonation for Delay in Presentation of CDA (Amend.) Ordinance

ISLAMABAD, February 16, 2018: The Senate rejected a government’s motion seeking permission of the House for delayed presentation of the Capital Development Authority (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of 273rd session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for…

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