Parliament Urges Indian Counterpart to Support Peace Efforts

ISLAMABAD, March 1, 2019: The Parliament unanimously adopted a resolution on Friday condemning Indian aggression across the Line of Control (LoC) while reiterating Pakistan’s commitment to peaceful solution of disputes and calling for Indian Parliament to play its role in de-escalation efforts, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Key observations…

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Senate Condemns Indian Violation of Pakistani Airspace

ISLAMABAD, February 26, 2019: The Senate did not take up its regular business on Tuesday to discuss the Indian violation of Pakistani airspace, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the second sitting of 287th session: Members’ Participation The House met for four…

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Senate Skips Private Members’ Agenda

ISLAMABAD, February 25, 2019: The Senate did not transact 89 percent of its business on Monday and debated political as well as law and order issues, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the first sitting of 287th session: Members’ Participation The…

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Senate: 65% Lawmakers Not Contributed to Debate on Money Bill

83% Agenda Addressed during 286th Session One Private Member’s Bill and Five Resolutions Passed Female Lawmakers Surpass Male Counterparts in Discussing Budget ISLAMABAD, February 3, 2019: The Senate addressed 83 percent of its agenda during 286th session held between January 21 and February 1, 2019. However, the participation of lawmakers remained low in debate on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill,…

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Minister Unable to Conclude Debate on Money Bill Due to Lack of Quorum

Senate Adopts Recommendations on Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 ISLAMABAD, February 1, 2019: The Minister for Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs could not conclude debate on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Senate due to lack of quorum amidst oppositions’ walkout on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in…

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Senate Addresses Most of Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 31, 2019: The Senate took up most of its agenda while continuing the debate on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceeding during eighth sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House…

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Senate: Nine Lawmakers Take Part in Debate on Supplementary Budget

ISLAMABAD, January 29, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda while continuing the debate on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Senate: Supplementary Budget Discussion Enters Third Day

ISLAMABAD, January 28, 2019: The Senate continued discussing on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met for two hours and 11 minutes. The…

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Senate Continues Debate on the Supplementary Budget

ISLAMABAD, January 25, 2019: The Senate continued the discussion on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and nine minutes.…

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Senate Begins Debate on Supplementary Budget

ISLAMABAD, January 24, 2019: The Senate started discussion on the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three hours and 53 minutes; however,…

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