Lack of Quorum Marks Sitting of KP Assembly

ISLAMABAD, May 23, 2016: Starting 26 minutes behind the scheduled time, the third sitting of 18th session of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly was adjourned due to lack of quorum on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network. Forty (32%) legislators were present at the start and 23 (19%) at the adjournment of sitting while none of…

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Balochistan PA Adopts Three Resolutions amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, May 20, 2016: Starting two hours and 13 minutes behind the scheduled time, the 7th (last) sitting of 28th session of Balochistan Assembly adopted three resolutions amid low attendance of lawmakers on Friday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Some key observations are as follows: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Balochistan Assembly met for two…

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Point of Order Consumes One-Third of KP Assembly’s Sitting

ISLAMABAD, May 20, 2016: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly continued to witness low attendance of lawmakers during its sitting on Friday and a Point of Order consumed around one-third of sitting’s time, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The sitting started at 1528 hours against the scheduled time of 1500 hours with 36 lawmakers (29%)…

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NA Takes Up Most of Agenda

ISLAMABAD, May 20, 2016: The National Assembly addressed its entire agenda except a Calling Attention Notice on Friday during tenth and last sitting of its 32nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). The session was prorogued on conclusion of its business. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House…

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Senate Passes Private Member’s Bill

ISLAMABAD, May 20, 2016: The Senate on Friday passed a private member’s bill for the rehabilitation and welfare of the un-attended orphan children during 9th (last) sitting of its 248th Session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House…

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Punjab PA Adopts Supplementary Resolution

ISLAMABAD, May 20, 2016: The Punjab Assembly adopted a supplementary resolution besides its regular agenda on Friday during 11th sitting of 21st session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Punjab Assembly met for two hours and 37 minutes. The sitting…

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Senate Takes Up its Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2016: The Senate on Thursday transacted its entire agenda appearing on ‘Order of the Day’ during 8th sitting of its 248th session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Senate met for three…

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NA Passes Constitutional Amendment, two other bills

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2016: The National Assembly passed the Constitutional Amendment and two other government bills unanimously on Thursday during ninth sitting of its 32nd session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The National Assembly met for three hours and 36…

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Punjab PA Witnesses Protest, Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, May 19, 2016: The Punjab Assembly could not continue discussion on a report due to lack of quorum on Thursday during tenth sitting of 21st session, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding: Members’ Participation in House Proceedings The Punjab Assembly met for two hours and…

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