Senate Passes One Bill, Refers Two Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, October 24, 2017: The Senate on Tuesday passed the Public Interest Disclosures Bill, 2017 and referred two other bills to the relevant committees, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 269th session:  Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hours and 20…

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Punjab Assembly Adopts Private Members’ Resolutions on Health-related Subjects

ISLAMABAD, October 24, 2017: The Punjab Assembly, on Tuesday, adopted two private members’ resolutions recommending the government to ban the quackery and provide medical checkup facilities to the students, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Punjab…

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Senate Passes Opposition’s Amendment to Election Act, 2017

ISLAMABAD, October 23, 2017: The Senate, on Monday, approved an opposition’s amendment to the Elections Act, 2017 seeking to refrain disqualified person from becoming an officer bearer of any political party, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 269th session:  Members’…

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KP Assembly Adopts Three Resolutions amid Low Attendance

ISLAMABAD, October 23, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly adopted three private members’ resolutions amidst absence of the Speaker, Chief Minister and Leader of the Opposition on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during 10th sitting of the 26th session:  Members’ Participation The KP Assembly…

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Punjab Assembly Sitting Adjourned Due to Lack of Quorum  

ISLAMABAD, October 23, 2017: The sixth sitting of ongoing session of the Punjab Assembly was adjourned due to the presence of less than twenty-five percent lawmakers in the House on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation…

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Balochistan Assembly Condemns Terrorist Attacks on Police

ISLAMABAD, October 21, 2017: The Balochistan Assembly, on Saturday, adopted a resolution to condemn the incidents of terrorism targeting police in Quetta, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the proceedings during first sitting of the 45th session: Members’ Participation The Balochistan Assembly met for an hour and 30 minutes.…

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KP Assembly Meets for 13 Minutes

ISLAMABAD, October 20, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly was adjourned 13 minutes after the commencement of proceedings due to lack of quorum on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during ninth sitting of 26th session:  Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for 13…

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Punjab Assembly Holds Discussion on Price Control

ISLAMABAD, October 20, 2017: The Punjab Assembly held a general discussion on price control on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the 32nd session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an hour and 53 minutes. The sitting started at…

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Lack of Quorum Persists in Punjab Assembly

ISLAMABAD, October 19, 2017: The Punjab Assembly, on Thursday, did not take up any agenda item except a starred question due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are some key observations of the House proceeding during fourth sitting of 32nd Session: Members’ Participation The Punjab Assembly met for an…

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KP Assembly Passes Three Bills

ISLAMABAD, October 18, 2017: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Assembly on Wednesday passed three bills amid low attendance of lawmakers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the proceedings during eighth sitting of 26th session:  Members’ Participation The KP Assembly met for two hours and three minutes.…

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