Amendments to Finance Act 2018 Laid in Senate

ISLAMABAD, January 23, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda on `Orders of the Day’ while the government laid the Finance Supplementary (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the House, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the…

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Senate Concludes Debate on Presidential Address

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2019: The Senate took up its entire agenda and concluded the debate on the presidential address to the Parliament on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three…

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Senate Takes Up Most of its Agenda; Discusses Sahiwal Incident

ISLAMABAD, January 21, 2019: The Senate took up most of its agenda on `Orders of the Day’ and debated Sahiwal tragedy on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 286th session: Members’ Participation The House met for four hours…

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Senate Prorogued Amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, December 24, 2018:  The Senate was prorogued sine die on Monday without addressing its scheduled business amidst lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh and last sitting of 285th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and one minute;…

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Senate Moves for Implementation of its Committees’ Recommendations

ISLAMABAD, December 21, 2018:  The Senate adopted a motion on Friday for developing a mechanism regarding the implementation on the recommendations of the House Committees, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of 285th session: Members’ Participation The House met for two…

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Senate Refers Privilege Motion against NAB to Committee

ISLAMABAD, December 20, 2018: The Chairman Senate referred a Privilege Motion of NP lawmaker against the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to the Senate Committee on Privileges on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of 285th session: Members’ Participation The House…

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Senate Takes Up CANs; Defers Debate on Presidential Address

ISLAMABAD, December 19, 2018: The Senate referred Calling Attention Notices (CANs) on establishing secretariat for Council of Common Interests and natural gas crisis to the standing committees for deliberations, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings of the fourth sitting of…

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Senate Adopts Four Resolutions, Refers Three Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, December 18, 2018: The Senate adopted four resolutions and referred three private members’ bills to the relevant committees after their introduction, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings of the third sitting of 285th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for four hours and…

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Senate Condoles Death of PkMAP Senator

ISLAMABAD, December 17, 2018: The Senate adopted a condolence resolution on the sad demise of PkMAP Senator Sardar Muhammad Azam Khan Musakhel, who breathed his last a couple of days ago after illness, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the second…

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Senate Sitting Adjourned Amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, December 14, 2018: The Senate sitting was adjourned on Friday amid lack of quorum and opposition’s walkout from the proceedings, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during the first sitting of 285th session: Members’ Participation The House met for two hours and 14 minutes.…

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