NA Discusses FATA Legislation, Refers Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, May 15, 2017: The National Assembly debated legislation concerning FATA reforms package on Monday and referred six government bills including two constitutional amendments to the standing committees, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 42nd session: Members’ Participation The…

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Senate Passes Six Bills, Refers RTI Bill to Committee

ISLAMABAD, May 15, 2017: The Senate session was prorogued on Monday after passing six government bills and referring the Right of Access to Information Bill, 2017 to the standing committee, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during third and last sitting of the Senate’s 262nd session requisitioned by…

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KP Assembly Passes Bills on Mental Health, Civil Courts

ISLAMABAD, May 15, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly passed two government bills and adopted as many Private Members’ resolutions on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding during 10th sitting of 24th Session: Members’ Participation in House Proceeding The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly met for an…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Sukkur IBA University Bill

ISLAMABAD, May 15, 2017: The Sindh Assembly passed the Sukkur IBA University Bill, 2017 and adopted a resolution paying tribute to saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 15th sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly…

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Balochistan PA Suspends Regular Agenda, Condemns Mastung Attack

ISLAMABAD, May 13, 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan suspended Private Members’ Business on Saturday to discuses an Adjournment Motion to condemn terrorist attack in Mastung, Balochistan, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the Assembly’s 40th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for three hours…

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Senate Discusses Panama Leaks Investigation, Mastung Attack

ISLAMABAD, May 12, 2017: The Senate held discussion on the Prime Minister’s businesses and ongoing investigation in Panama Leaks issue and condemned the attack on its Deputy Chairman in Mastung on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of the Senate’s 262nd session requisitioned by…

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KP Assembly Passes Two Bills amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, May 12, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly on Friday passed two government bills amid low attendance of lawmakers, says Free and Fair Election Network. Following are some key observations of 9th sitting of Assembly’s 24th session: Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for 48 minutes. The sitting started at 1528 hours against the…

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Sindh Assembly Adopts Resolution to Condemn May 12 Carnage

ISLAMABAD, May 12, 2017: The Sindh Assembly adopted a resolution on Friday condemning the loss of lives in armed riots in Karachi on this day in 2007, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 14th sitting of 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Sindh Assembly met…

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Senate Takes Up Mardan Lynching, Dawn Leaks Issues

ISLAMABAD, May 11, 2017: The Senate held discussion on the lynching of university student Mashal Khan and Dawn Leaks, besides taking up the issue of barring a political party from using Press Information Department for holding press conference, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) on Thursday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during…

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Balochistan PA Takes Up Commission on Status of Women Bill 2017

ISLAMABAD, May 10, 2017: The Provincial Assembly of Balochistan referred the Balochistan Commission on Status of Women Bill, 2017 to the relevant committee on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the Assembly’s 40th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for 45 minutes. The…

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