Debate on AM Consumes Two-Fifth of Senate Sitting

ISLAMABAD, December 29, 2015: The Senate witnessed low attendance of lawmakers on Tuesday during the 10th sitting of its 122nd session and debated an adjournment motion (AM) regarding the mini budget envisaging additional taxes of Rs. 40 billion, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The House witnessed low attendance with only 13 (12%) legislators…

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Senate: Low Attendance Sitting Adopts A Resolution, Passed One Bill 

ISLAMABAD, December 28, 2015: The Senate adopted a resolution and passed one bill amid low attendance of lawmakers during 9th sitting of its ongoing 122nd session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. 14(14%) legislators were present at the start and 17 (17%) at the time of adjournment of…

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Senate Adopts Four Resolutions, Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, December 23, 2015: The Senate adopted four supplementary resolutions besides taking up its entire agenda during eighth sitting of its ongoing 122nd session on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for two hours and…

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Senate: Two Bills Introduced, A Resolution Adopted

ISLAMABAD, December 22, 2015: The Senate witnessed introduction of two government bills and an ordinance, adoption of a resolution and debate on two adjournment motions on Tuesday during seventh sitting of its ongoing 122nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in…

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Senate Takes Up its Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, December 21, 2015: The Senate took up its entire agenda appearing on Orders of the Day on Monday during sixth sitting of its ongoing 122nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for three hours…

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Low Attendance Persists in Senate Sitting

ISLAMABAD, December 18, 2015: The Senate took up its entire agenda appearing on Orders of the Day on Friday amid low attendance of lawmakers during 5th sitting of its ongoing 122nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. The House witnessed low attendance as only 10 (9%) legislators were present…

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Senate Transacts its Entire Business

ISLAMABAD, December 17, 2015: The Senate took up its entire agenda appearing on Orders of the Day on Thursday during fourth sitting of its ongoing 122nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN)  in its Daily Factsheet. Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for three hours and…

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Senate Suspends Agenda, Pays Homage to APS Martyrs

ISLAMABAD, December 16, 2015: The Upper House of Parliament on Wednesday suspended its regular agenda and paid homage to martyrs of Army Public School (APS) during the third sitting of its 122nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network in its daily factsheet. Sixteen (15%) legislators were present at the start and 20 (19%) at…

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Senate Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, December 15, 2015: The Senate took up its entire business on Orders of the Day during the second sitting of its ongoing 122st session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Tuesday. The sitting started nine minutes behind the scheduled time with 14 legislators (13%) present at the start and 33 (32%) at…

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Senate Takes Up Most of Its Agenda in 1st Sitting

ISLAMABAD, December 14, 2015: With eighteen (17%) lawmakers present at the outset and 28 (27%) at the time of adjournment, the Senate took up most of its agenda during first sitting of its 122nd session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its daily factsheet. The agenda mainly included introduction of a bill,…

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