Punjab Assembly Skips Question Hour Amidst Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, March 09, 2018: The Punjab Assembly did not hold Question Hour on Friday amidst absence of the Leaders of the House and Opposition and lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 24th sitting of the 34th session: Members’…

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Punjab Assembly Skips Legislative Business due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, March 07, 2018: The Punjab Assembly did not take up seven government bills on Wednesday due to the lack of quorum that caused suspension of the proceedings for more than two hours, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 23rd sitting…

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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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