Senate Discusses Precautionary Measures to Avoid Coronavirus

ISLAMABAD, January 31, 2020: The Senate transacted its entire agenda on Friday and debated the government strategy to avoid the spread of Coronavirus in Pakistan and the measures being taken for the stranded Pakistani students in China, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House…

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National Assembly Refers Five Govt. Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, January 31, 2020: The National Assembly transacted most of its business on Friday and referred five government bills to the relevant committees after their introduction, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the 19th session: Members’ Participation The National…

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Opposition Stages Walkout in NA against Legislation through Ordinances

ISLAMABAD, January 30, 2020: The Opposition staged walkout in the National Assembly on Thursday against reliance of the government on Ordinances for legislation and delay in summoning session of the House, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during first sitting of the 19th…

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Punjab Assembly Leaves 72% Agenda Unaddressed During 18th Session

ISLAMABAD, January 30, 2020:: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab left 72% of its scheduled business unaddressed during 18th session, comprising five sittings that continued between January 23, 2020 and January 29, 2020, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its session report. Each sitting, on an average, commenced an hour and 40 minutes behind the…

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Punjab Assembly Prorogued Amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, January 29, 2020: The Punjab Assembly was prorogued sine die on Wednesday amidst a lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are the key observations of the House proceedings during fifth and last sitting of the 18th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three hours and 11…

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Senate Transacts Most of Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 28, 2020: The Senate transacted most of its agenda on Tuesday and adopted a report of the Standing Committee on Information Technology and Telecommunication regarding pension issue of Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) ex-employees, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings…

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Punjab PA Leaves 50% Private Members’ Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, January 28, 2020: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab, on Tuesday, left half of the Private Members’ agenda unaddressed due absence of the movers and concerned ministers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are the key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the 18th session: Members’ Participation…

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Punjab PA Skips Regular Agenda to Discuss Privilege Motion of Deputy Speaker

ISLAMABAD, January 27, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab suspended its regular agenda on Monday to discuss privilege motion of Deputy Speaker against alleged misconduct of police with him, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are the key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the 18th session: Members’…

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Senate Adopts Five Resolutions, Passes Two Private Members’ Bills

 ISLAMABAD, January 27, 2020: The Senate adopted five resolutions and passed two private members’ bills on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 14th sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three hours and three minutes. The sitting started…

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Senate Defers 42% Agenda, Discusses Committee Report

ISLAMABAD, January 24, 2020: The Senate deferred 42 percent of its regular agenda on Friday and discussed a report of the Standing Committee on Rules of Procedure and Privileges, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 13th sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation…

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