Senate Adopts Three Resolutions, Passes One Private Member’s Bill

ISLAMABAD, February 10, 2020: The Senate adopted three resolutions and passed one private member’s bill on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 20th sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation The House met for four hours and 20 minutes; however, the proceedings…

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National Assembly Extends Two Ordinances, Leaves 55 Percent Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, February 10, 2020: The National Assembly adopted two resolutions to extend as many Ordinances and left 55 percent agenda unaddressed on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 19th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for…

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TDEA Launches Women’s Enjoyment of Rights, Empowerment and Leadership Project

ISLAMABAD, February 10, 2020 – The Trust for Democratic Education and Accountability (TDEA) launched the Women’s Enjoyment of Rights, Empowerment and Leadership (WE’RE Leaders) project in a ceremony here on Monday. Funded by the Canadian government, the four-year project is designed to strengthen women’s democratic rights by enhancing their civic and political participation, with a…

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Senate Transacts Most of Agenda

ISLAMABAD, February 7, 2020: The Senate transacted most of its agenda on Friday and consumed forty-five percent of the proceedings’ time on the points of public importance, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 19th sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of NA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, February 7, 2020: The National Assembly adopted a resolution on Friday condemning the rape of a minor child in Nowshera and was adjourned due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 19th session: Members’ Participation…

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National Assembly Passes Two Private Members’ Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 6, 2020: The National Assembly passed two private members’ bills and referred another three legislative proposals to the relevant Standing Committees after their introduction in the House on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the 19th session:…

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Senate Addresses Most of Agenda, Adopts Supplementary Resolution

ISLAMABAD, February 4, 2020: The Senate addressed most of its agenda on Tuesday and adopted a supplementary resolution to condemn Indian atrocities in Jammu and Kashmir, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 18th sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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National Assembly Adopts Resolution to Express Solidarity with Kashmiris

ISLAMABAD, February 4, 2020: The National Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution on Tuesday to express solidarity with Kashmiris in their struggle for self-determination and called upon the UN Security Council to enforce a peaceful settlement of the Jammu and Kashmir dispute, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House…

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National Assembly Suspends Regular Agenda to Discuss Kashmir Issue

ISLAMABAD, February 3, 2020: The National Assembly suspended its regular agenda on Monday and started debate on Kashmir issue in connection with upcoming Kashmir Solidarity Day on February 5, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 19th session: Members’…

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Senate Rejects Bills for Raise in Lawmakers’ Salaries, Adopts Three Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, February 3, 2020: The Senate rejected three motions seeking leave to introduce private members’ bills regarding increase in the salaries of Chairman and Deputy Chairman Senate, Speaker and Deputy Speaker National Assembly and Members of the Parliament, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations…

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