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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Punjab Assembly: Motion to Form Standing Committees Adopted

ISLAMABAD, December 13, 2013: The Punjab Assembly witnessed the passage of Punjab Minimum Wages for Unskilled Workers (Amendment) Bill 2013 and adopted two motions, as the House was prorogued sine die on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings. Moved by the Deputy Speaker,…

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National Assembly Holds Debate on Law and Order

ISLAMABAD, December 12, 2013: The National Assembly debated the motion on prevailing law and order in the country during the 6th sitting of 7th session on Thursday, while discussion was also held on two Calling Attention Notices (CANs), says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on

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Punjab Assembly: Five Bills Passed Amid Marathon Sitting

ISLAMABAD, December 12, 2013: The Punjab Assembly passed five bills, including the Punjab Transparency and Right to Information Bill 2013, amid lack of quorum during the 10th sitting of the 5th session on Thursday, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the House. Tabled by the Law…

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NA Sitting Adjourned Due to Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, December 11, 2013: The National Assembly continued debate on the price-hike of various commodities across the country during the fifth sitting of its seventh session on Wednesday, however, it was adjourned due to lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation.

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Senate: Sitting Marked by Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, December 11, 2013: Starting 43 minutes behind schedule, the 6th sitting of the 99th session of the Upper House was marked by low attendance, as only 32 senators were present at the outset and 28 at the adjournment, says Free and Fair Election

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PA: Transparency and Right to Information Bill 2013 Tabled

ISLAMABAD, December 11, 2013: The Punjab Transparency and Right to Information Bill 2013 was tabled in the 9th sitting of 5th session of Punjab Assembly, whereas quorum was pointed out thrice during the proceedings, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation. The law minister tabled the bill before…

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Punjab Assembly: Five Resolutions Adopted

ISLAMABAD, December 10, 2013: The Punjab Assembly adopted five resolutions amid low attendance, during the 8th sitting of 5th session on Private Member’s day, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings. Five resolutions – PML-N (three), one each by PTI and JI – regarding the…

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National Assembly Adopts Four Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, December 10, 2013: The National Assembly adopted four resolutions during the fourth sitting of 7th session, while the legislators also debated the performance of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) as well as adverse effects on health due to non-availability of clean drinking water in Islamabad, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation.

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