Senate Adopts Two Resolutions, Discusses PM Health Program

ISLAMABAD, February 29, 2016: The Senate adopted two resolutions and discussed Prime Minister’s Health Program as well as privatization of PTCL during first sitting of its 126th session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for three hours and…

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Senate Passes Four Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 18, 2016: The Senate passed four bills and witnessed introduction of a bill on Thursday during its single sitting 125th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for two hours and 29 minutes. The sitting started at its…

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Senate Winds up Debate on Economic Policy

ISLAMABAD, February 12, 2016: The Senate took up entire agenda on Orders of the Day during last sitting of its 124th session on Friday and concluded debate on issues of petroleum and gas consumers, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met…

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Senate Discusses issues of Petroleum and Gas Consumers

ISLAMABAD, February 11, 2016: The Senate on Thursday took up entire agenda on Orders of the Day and discussed the issues of Petroleum and gas consumers following motions under Rule 218, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for three hours.…

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Senate Takes up Entire Agenda, Discusses PIA Crisis

ISLAMABAD, February 10, 2016: The Senate on Wednesday took up entire agenda on Orders of the Day and discussed the issue of Pakistan International Airlines during 1st sitting of 124th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for four hours…

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Senate Takes up Entire Agenda amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2016: The Senate took up entire agenda amid low attendance of lawmakers during last sitting of 123rd Session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for two hours and 22 minutes. The sitting started three minutes…

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Ministerial Absence Halts Senate Sitting

ISLAMABAD, January 21, 2016: The absence of Ministers in the Senate led to the suspension of the proceeding for 29 minutes during 9th sitting of ongoing 123rd Session on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The Chair directed to suspend the proceeding at 1503 hours till the presence of Ministers in the House…

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Senate Adopts Resolution to Condemn Charsadda Attack

ISLAMABAD, January 20, 2016: The Senate unanimously adopted a resolution on Wednesday to condemn terrorist attack on Bacha Khan University Charsadda, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for 4 hours and 31 minutes. The sitting started at its scheduled time…

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Debate on AM Consumes 63 % of Senate Sitting

ISLAMABAD, January 19, 2016: The Senate consumed major part of sitting on Tuesday in debate on an adjournment motion (AM) about concern of two provinces on route of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for…

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Senate Passes Eight Bills amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, January 18, 2016: The Senate unanimously passed eight private bills amid low attendance of lawmakers during sixth sitting of 123rd session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The Leader of the House moved a motion under Rule 263 to dispense the provisions of rules 94, 95, 97 and 98 pertaining to…

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