Senate Takes up Two Third Agenda

ISLAMABAD, September 9, 2016: The Senate took up two third of the agenda before being prorogued sine die on Friday during the last sitting of its 252nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House business in 5th sitting: Members’ Participation The Senate met for two hours…

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Senate Transacts Most of Agenda amid Multiple Walkouts

ISLAMABAD, September 8, 2016: The Senate transacted most of its agenda amid multiple walkouts during the fourth sitting of its 252nd session on Thursday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business: Members’ Participation The Senate met for two hours and 34 minutes.…

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Senate Discusses Quetta, Mardan Terror Incidents

ISLAMABAD, September 7, 2016: The Senate on Wednesday discussed incidents of terrorism at Civil Hospital Quetta and District Courts Mardan during third sitting of the 252nd session, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business: Members’ Participation The Senate met for five hours…

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Senate Transacts Most of its Agenda

ISLAMABAD, September 6, 2016: The Senate transacted most of its agenda during the second sitting of its 252nd session on Tuesday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business: Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and 27 minutes. The sitting started…

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Senate Suspends Agenda to Discuss Terror Attacks

ISLAMABAD, September 5, 2016: The Upper House of the Parliament suspended regular agenda on Monday and discussed the recent terror attacks in Quetta and Mardan, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The House also adopted a resolution to condemn the terrorist activities in both the cities, resulting in the loss…

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Senate Commemorates Foundation Day

ISLAMABAD, August 5, 2016: The Senate held special session on Friday to commemorate its 44th Foundation Day and discuss the role and power of the Upper House of Parliament, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and 27 minutes The sitting started at 1534 hours…

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Senate Passes Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill

ISLAMABAD, July 29, 2016: The Senate unanimously passed the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill 2016 during 10th (last) sitting of its 250th session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The sitting remained suspended for an hour and 59 minutes due to negotiations between government and opposition parties on the…

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Senate Amends the Rules for Representation in PAC

ISLAMABAD, July 28, 2016: The Senate passed an amendment to its Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business 2012 envisaging representation of the Upper House in the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network. Following this amendment, the Senate shall elect six members one from each province, the Federal Capital and…

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Senate Discusses Pak-China Relations

ISLAMABAD, July 27, 2016: The Senate discussed an adjournment motion regarding salient features of agreement between Pakistan and China during 8th sitting of its 250th session on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business: Members’ Participation The Senate met for four hours.…

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Senate Discusses Policies about Marginalized Segments of Society

ISLAMABAD, July 26, 2016: The Senate discussed laws and policies relating to marginalized segments of society during 7th sitting of its 250th session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business: Members’ Participation The Senate met for four hours and 13 minutes.…

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