Senate: Low attendance, ministerial absence observed

ISLAMABAD, January 8, 2014: Low attendance, particularly of the parliamentary leaders, and ministerial absence was observed, during the 3rd sitting of the Senate’s 100th session, on Wednesday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the Senate. 

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Senate: 22nd Constitutional Amendment Bill laid

ISLAMABAD, January 6, 2014: The Upper House witnessed an introduction of the Constitutional (Twenty-second Amendment) Bill, 2013, while low attendance was observed during the second sitting of Senate’s 100th session, on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on

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Senate: First Sitting marked by low attendance

ISLAMABAD, January 3, 2014: The Senate debated the current political and security situation in the country as low attendance of lawmakers was observed during the first sitting of its 100th session, on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of

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Senate session leaves 41% agenda unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, December 21, 2013: The 99th session of the Upper House of Parliament was marked by the passage of a private member’s bill, adoption of four resolutions amidst low senator’s attendance as the House left two-fifth of its agenda on the Orders of the

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Senate Session Prorogued Sine Die

ISLAMABAD, December 20, 2013: Seven senators were present at the start and 24 at the end of the 13th sitting, when the Chairman prorogued the 99th session of the Upper House, on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the House

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Senate sets up Functional Committee on Human Rights

ISLAMABAD, December 19, 2013: The 12th sitting of the ongoing Senate’s 99th session unanimously approved an amendment in Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business 2012 on Wednesday, and formed a Functional Committee on Human Rights, says Free and Fair Election Network in its

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Senate: Debate on Foreign Policy Concluded

ISLAMABAD, December 18, 2013: Starting 40 minutes behind the schedule, the four hours and 40 minutes long 11th sitting of the ongoing Senate session was adjourned soon after the debate on foreign policy concluded, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet

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Senate Continues Debate on Foreign Policy

ISLAMABAD, December 17, 2013: A thinly attended meeting of the Senate continued its debate on a motion regarding the foreign policy during 10th sitting of the 99th session of Upper House, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct

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Senate passes a bill, adopts two resolutions

ISLAMABAD, December 16, 2013: Amidst low attendance, the Senate passed a bill and adopted two resolutions in the 9th sitting of its 99th session, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the House.

The Upper House of the Parliament passed The Civil Servants

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Senate: Sitting Marked by Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, December 13, 2013: The eighth sitting of Senate’s 99th session was marked by low attendance with 16 lawmakers present at the start and 58 at the end of the proceedings, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct

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