73% Lawmakers Remain Inactive during Sixth Session of Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, January 30, 2019: Nearly three quarters (73%) of the legislators did not participate in the proceedings of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab during sixth session that continued between January 7 and January 25, 2019. As many as 101 lawmakers or 27 percent of the total membership including 29 women and 72 men participated…

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Punjab Assembly Discusses Law and Order Situation

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab discussed the law and order situation in the province while the Minister for Law introduced the Mir Chakar Khan Rind University of Technology Dera Ghazi Khan Bill, 2019, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Three Govt Bills

ISLAMABAD, January 23, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab passed three government bills including the Punjab Domestic Workers Bill, 2018 on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 13th sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for three…

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Punjab Assembly Leaves 75% Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab deferred three quarters of its private members’ agenda due to absence of the concerned ministers or the movers on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 12th sitting of the sixth session:…

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Punjab Assembly Discusses Sahiwal Incident

ISLAMABAD, January 21, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab skipped the regular agenda and held discussion on the Sahiwal incident on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 11th sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met…

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Punjab Assembly Discusses Annual Report of the Punjab Public Service Commission

ISLAMABAD, January 18, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab held a six-minute discussion on the annual performance of the Punjab Public Service Commission, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 10th sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Two Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, January 17, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab adopted two supplementary resolutions on Thursday while skipping the scheduled discussion on performance of development authorities, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of the sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Pays Respect to Deceased Lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, January 16, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab was adjourned on Wednesday without addressing any business in honour of the late lawmaker Mazhar Abbas Raan who passed away yesterday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of the sixth…

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Punjab Assembly Transacts Entire Business

ISLAMABAD, January 15, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab transacted the entire private members’ agenda scheduled for 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 sixth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for two hours and 33 minutes.…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Right to Public Services Bill

ISLAMABAD, January 14, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab passed the Right to Public Services Bill 2018 on Monday while deferring the proposed legislation on rights of domestic workers for next government day, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting…

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