President Addresses Joint Sitting of the Parliament

ISLAMABAD, June 1, 2016: The President of Pakistan addressed both Houses of the Parliament assembled together in Joint Sitting on beginning of the fourth parliamentary year on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The Presidential Address continued for 41 minutes after which the Joint Sitting was prorogued. Following are some key observations of…

Details

Senate Passes Private Member’s Bill

ISLAMABAD, May 20, 2016: The Senate on Friday passed a private member’s bill for the rehabilitation and welfare of the un-attended orphan children during 9th (last) sitting of its 248th Session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House…

Details

Senate Takes Up its Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2016: The Senate on Thursday transacted its entire agenda appearing on ‘Order of the Day’ during 8th sitting of its 248th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for three…

Details

Senate Discusses Annual Reports of CCI

ISLAMABAD, May 17, 2016: The Senate on Tuesday discussed the Annual Reports of the Council of Common Interests (CCI) during the 7th sitting of its ongoing 248th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met…

Details

Three Bills Introduced, Two Resolutions Adopted in Senate

ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2016: The Senate adopted two resolutions and witnessed introduction of three bills on Monday during the 6th sitting of its ongoing 248th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for 26…

Details

Senate Transacts Most of Agenda amid Opposition’s Boycott

ISLAMABAD, May 13, 2016: The Senate transacted most of its business on Friday amid Opposition’s boycott, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for two hours and 37 minutes. . The sitting started one minute…

Details

Senate Discusses US-Pakistan F-16 Deal

ISLAMABAD, May 12, 2016: The Senate on Thursday discussed US-Pak F-16 deal during the 4th sitting of its ongoing 248th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following an Adjournment Motion (AM), the House discussed the withdrawal of proposed subsidy on sale of F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan by the United States Administration.  Ten lawmakers,…

Details

Two Ordinances Laid in Senate

ISLAMABAD, May 11, 2016: The third sitting of 248th session of Senate witnessed presentation of two Ordinances on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for an hour and 59 minutes. . The…

Details

Senate Debates Mismanagement of Affairs in PCB

ISLAMABAD, May 10, 2016: The Senate debated an adjournment motion about the mismanagement of affairs in the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) during second sitting its 248th session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network. Other agenda items including two Calling Attention Notices (CANs) and consideration of admissibility of three adjournment motions were dropped due…

Details

Senate: Two-Third Agenda Remains Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, May 9, 2016: The Senate left two third agenda unaddressed due to absence of movers participating in walkout from the House on Monday during first sitting of its 248th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House…

Details