Three Bills Introduced in Senate

ISLAMABAD, March 6, 2014: The Senate witnessed introduction of three bills during seventh sitting of its 102nd session on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings. Minister for Law, Justice and Human Rights introduced the bills which were referred to the relevant committees. These include the Legal Practitioners and Bar Councils (Amendment) Bill, 2014; the Federal

Details

Senate Sitting Adjourned due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, March 4, 2014: The Senate sitting was adjourned due to lack of quorum on Tuesday during 6th sitting of 102 session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings. The quorum was pointed out soon after the opposition parties except MQM walked out of the House over the absence of federal minister for interior to present Islamabad attack report. In the beginning, the

Details

Senate Suspends Agenda to Discuss Islamabad Attack

ISLAMABAD, March 3, 2014: The Senate suspended its regular agenda to discuss law and order in wake of terrorist attack in District Courts Islamabad on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings. Thirteen lawmakers spoke on fourteen points of order which were related to the tragic incident that killed a Judge of the lower courts. The opposition members walked out of the House against the absence of interior minister.

Details

Senate Dissatisfied With Ministers Replies to Lawmakers

ISLAMABAD, February 28, 2014: The opposition in the Upper House of Parliament walked out of the House on the third consecutive day during fourth sitting of the 102nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation

Details

Senate: Opposition Walkout Leads to Sitting Adjournment

ISLAMABAD, February 27, 2014: The opposition parties walked out of the Senate after question hour consecutively for the second day on Thursday morning during third sitting of the 102nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct

Details

Rigging Allegations Forced Opposition to Boycott Senate Sitting

ISLAMABAD, February 25, 2014: The lawmakers belonging to opposition parties boycotted the second sitting of 102nd Senate session on Tuesday against the alleged rigging in LA-22 by-elections in Azad Jammu & Kashmir, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based

Details

Senate Leaves Three Fourth Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, February 24, 2014: Senate took up only one fourth of its agenda on Monday during first sitting of its 102nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) based on direct observation of the House.

The House

Details

Senate Session Prorogued

ISLAMABAD, February 17, 2014: More than half of the proceedings were consumed by the points of order during the 10th sitting of ongoing 101st Senate session on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) based on direct observation of the House.

Details

Gas (Theft Control and Recovery) Ordinance 2014 Laid in Senate

ISLAMABAD, February 14, 2014: The government laid the Gas (Theft Control and Recovery) Ordinance 2014 in the Upper House during the 9th sitting of its 101st session on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN).

The House also took up a calling attention notice (CAN), sponsored by five PPPP legislators

Details