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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Senate Adopts Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, July 25, 2016: The Senate adopted three resolutions and witnessed introduction of two bills during 6th sitting of its 250th session on Monday, 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 two hours and 57 minutes. The…

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Senate Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, July 22, 2016: The Senate transacted its entire agenda appearing on ‘Orders of the Day’ during 5th sitting of its 250th session on Friday, 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 two hours and 27 minutes.…

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Senate Passes Four Bills, Adopts One Resolution

ISLAMABAD, July 21 2016: The Senate passed four government bills and adopted a resolution to condemn terrorist attack in Madina Munawara during 4th sitting of its 250th session on Thursday, 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…

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Senate Adopts Resolution to Express Solidarity with Democratic Turkey

ISLAMABAD, July 20, 2016: The Senate adopted a resolution to express solidarity with the democratic government of Turkey in an aftermath of attempted coup during 3rd sitting of its ongoing 250th session on Wednesday, reports Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House business: Members’…

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Senate Transacts Most of its Agenda

ISLAMABAD, July 19, 2016: The Senate transacted most of its agenda during the second sitting of its 250th 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 57 minutes. The sitting started…

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Senate Adopts Four Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, July 18, 2016: The Senate adopted four resolutions and witnessed introduction of two private members’ bills during the first sitting of its 250th session on Monday, 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…

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Points of Public Importance Consume Three-Fifth of Senate Sitting

ISLAMABAD, June 17, 2016: The Senate consumed more than three-fifth of sitting’s time on Points of Pubic Importance during 12th (last) sitting of its 249th session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the parliamentary business: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for 103 minutes.…

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