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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Punjab Assembly Pays Gratitude to Asma Jahangir

ISLAMABAD, February 16, 2018: The Punjab Assembly adopted a supplementary resolution on Friday paying its gratitude to the deceased lawyer and human rights activist Asma Jahangir, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 13th sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The…

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Punjab Assembly Rejects Resolution Against Petroleum Price Hike

ISLAMABAD, February 13, 2018: The Punjab Assembly rejected a resolution against the recent increase in the petroleum prices amidst the opposition’s protest 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 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Meets for Only 19 Minutes, Skips Agenda

ISLAMABAD, February 12, 2018:  The Punjab Assembly’s sitting continued for only 19 minutes on Monday while the Chair deferred the regular business of the House for a later sitting, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eleventh sitting of the 34th session: Members’…

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Punjab Assembly Fails to Address Legislative Business amid Protest

ISLAMABAD, February 9, 2018: The Punjab Assembly could not take up legislative business on Friday, as the lawmakers belonging to the opposition parties agitated against the government on a political issue, observes Free and Fair Election Network. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during tenth sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The…

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Punjab Assembly: Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of Sitting

ISLAMABAD, February 8, 2018:  Starting an hour and 38 minutes behind the schedule, the 9th sitting of Punjab Assembly was adjourned due to lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during ninth sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Three Government Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 7, 2018: The Punjab Assembly passed three government bills on Wednesday amidst lack of quorum and opposition’s protest, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during eighth sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Three Private Members’ Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, February 6, 2018: The Punjab Assembly adopted three private members’ resolutions on Tuesday amidst the low attendance of lawmakers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for two hours…

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Punjab Assembly Expresses Solidarity with Kashmiris

ISLAMABAD, February 5, 2018: The Punjab Assembly unanimously adopts a resolution supporting Kashmiris’ struggle for freedom from India, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 34th session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an hour and 53 minutes.…

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