NA Sitting Adjourned Over Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, April 14, 2017: The National Assembly was adjourned without addressing the regular business due to lack of quorum on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of the 41st session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for an hour and…

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Chairman Adjourns Senate Sitting Over Ministerial Absence

ISLAMABAD, April 14, 2017: The Chairman adjourned the Senate sitting for an indefinite period on Friday without addressing the scheduled business due to absence of relevant ministers, observes Free and Fair Election Network in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of Senate’s 261st session:  Members’ Participation The Senate met for…

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Senate Debates Question of Inconsistency in Rules of Procedure

ISLAMABAD, April 13, 2017: The Senate on Thursday held threadbare discussion on the question of inconsistency in the Rules of Procedure regarding reports of the standing committees, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of Senate’s 261st session:  Members’ Participation The Senate met…

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Sindh Assembly Discusses Budget Execution Reports

ISLAMABAD, April 13, 2017: The Sindh Assembly on Thursday discussed the reports on budget execution during first two quarters of the ongoing financial year, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for two…

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NA Discusses Islamic Military Alliance on Adjournment Motion

ISLAMABAD, April 13, 2017: The National Assembly on Thursday left its regular agenda unaddressed to debate an Adjournment Motion on Pakistan’s role in the Islamic Military Alliance, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the 41st session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Infrastructure Cess Bill

ISLAMABAD, April 12, 2017: The Sindh Assembly passed a government bill despite it was reverted back to the House by the Provincial Governor, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met for…

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Senate Transacts Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, April 12, 2017: The Senate transacted its entire agenda in the absence of Leader of the Opposition during third sitting of the 261st session on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings:  Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours. The sitting…

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NA Passes Bill Amidst Opposition’s Walkout over Enforced Disappearances

ISLAMABAD, April 12, 2017: The National Assembly passed a government bill amidst walkout of the opposition parties against enforced disappearances in the province of Sindh, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 41st session: Members’ Participation The National…

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Balochistan PA Proceedings Remain Suspended for Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, April 11, 2017: The proceedings of the Balochistan Assembly remained suspended for an hour and 23 minutes on Tuesday due to the minimum presence of lawmakers in the House, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). A member of Panel of Chairpersons announced suspension of the sitting only after three minutes of the start…

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Senate Takes Up Entire Agenda

Discusses Issuance of NOC to Former Army Chief ISLAMABAD, April 11, 2017: The Senate on Tuesday took up the entire regular agenda appearing on the Orders of the Day and discussed the issuance of No-Objection Certificate (NOC) to the former Army Chief to join Saudi-led multi-nation Islamic Military Alliance, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN)…

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