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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Transparency in Attendance Record Improves Senators’ Participation in Proceedings

ISLAMABAD, November 29, 2015: The public release of the Senator’s attendance record has contributed in improving lawmakers’ participation in the proceedings of Upper House of the Parliament, says Free and Fair Election Network in Senate Attendance Report released here on Sunday. The Senate Attendance Report of 121st Session is based on the attendance record of…

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Senate: 90% Agenda Taken up in Last Sitting

ISLAMABAD, November 13, 2015: With eight (7%) lawmakers present at the outset and 30 (29%) at the time of adjournment, the Senate took up 90 percent agenda during last sitting of its 121st session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its daily factsheet. The House passed the Anti-Money Laundering (Amendment) Bill 2015,…

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Senate: 80% Questions Unaddressed due to Movers’ Absence

ISLAMABAD, November 12, 2015: The Senate’s sitting on Thursday did not take up around 80% questions appearing on the agenda due to absence of movers, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The sitting started two minutes behind the scheduled time of 1000 hours with 7 legislators (6%) present at the start and 27 (26%)…

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Senate Takes Up Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, November 11, 2015: The Senate took up its entire business on Orders of the Day during the 8th sitting of its ongoing 121st session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Wednesday. The sitting started five minutes behind the scheduled time with 13 legislators (12%) present at the start and 26 (25%) at…

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