KP Assembly Session Prorogued; Two Bills Passed

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2014: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly passed two bills on Wednesday, including KP Widows and Special Persons Welfare Foundation Bill, 2014 and KP Higher Education Scholarship Endowment Fund Bill, 2014 during the 10th sitting of its 9th session, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet.

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FAFEN launches advocacy campaign for electoral reforms

ISLAMABAD, January 22, 2014: Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) is launching a nationwide citizens\’ campaign to urge political parties to take up an election reforms agenda as one of their policy and legislative priorities in line with the promises they made during General Election 2013.

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Seven bills introduced, a resolution adopted in 100th Senate session

Islamabad, January 21, 2014: The 100th session of the Upper House witnessed the introduction of seven private member bills, adoption of a resolution and several debates on matters of public importance while low attendance and ministerial absence was witnessed throughout the session, says Free

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Balochistan Local Government (Amendment) Bill Passed

ISLAMABAD, January 21, 2014: The Balochistan Assembly passed the Balochistan Local Government (Amendment) Bill 2014 in the 4th sitting of its 7th session on Tuesday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings.

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KP Assembly takes up a bill, two CANs

ISLAMABAD, January 21, 2014: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly took up two calling attention notices and a bill on Private Members day during ninth sitting of its ongoing session, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet.

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KP Assembly debates law and order

ISLAMABAD, January 20 2014: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly on Monday debated the prevailing law and order in the province on a motion submitted by PPPP female legislator during 8th sitting of the ongoing session, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the

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Balochistan Assembly: Breast Feeding Protection Bill Passed

ISLAMABAD, January 18, 2014: The Balochistan Assembly passed the Balochistan Breast Feeding Protection and Nutrition for Infants and Young Children Bill 2014 during the 3rd sitting of its 7th session on Saturday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet based on direct observation of the proceedings.

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Senate: Low attendance persists

ISLAMABAD, January 17, 2014: Starting 37 minutes behind schedule, the 7th sitting of the ongoing Senate session was marked by low attendance of legislators. Only 12 senators were present at the outset while 28 were there at the adjournment. The quorum was visibly lacking

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