Punjab Assembly Adjourned Amidst Opposition’s Protest

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2017: The Punjab Assembly sitting was adjourned on Friday amidst protest by opposition parties against the government’s attempt to amend their resolution on Indian spy’s case in International Court of Justice, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of 29th…

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Punjab Assembly Session Prorogued Amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, April 28, 2017: The 28th session of the Punjab Assembly was prorogued sine die on Friday in the absence of Chief Minister, Opposition Leader, all parliamentary leaders as well as most of the honorable members of the House, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings…

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Punjab Assembly Speaker Rejects Opposition Leader’s Point of Order

ISLAMABAD, April 27, 2017: The Punjab Assembly’s Speaker rejected a Point of Order of Opposition Leader regarding Prime Minister and granted Public Accounts Committees two-month extension for presentation of their reports on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of 28th session:…

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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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