NA Leaves Legislative Agenda Unaddressed, Extends Two Ordinances

ISLAMABAD, August 10, 2020: The National Assembly (NA) did not consider legislative agenda appearing on `Orders of the Day’ and adopted two resolutions to extend as many Ordinances, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the third sitting of 24th session:  Members’ Participation…

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National Assembly Condoles Death of PML-N lawmaker

ISLAMABAD, August 7, 2020: The National Assembly did not take up its regular business on Friday to express condolence over the demise of PML-N lawmaker Syed Iftikhar ul Hassan, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during second sitting of 24th session:  Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for…

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Parliament Passes FATF-Related Bill, Condemns Indian Atrocities in Occupied Kashmir

ISLAMABAD, August 6, 2020: The Parliament while passing a bill to meet the requirement of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) condemned India’s illegal and unilateral actions in Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the single-sitting…

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NA Gives Nod to Senate Passed Bills on FATF

ISLAMABAD, July 30, 2020: The National Assembly passed two government bills related to Financial Action Task Force (FATF) that contained opposition’s proposed amendments and got passage from the Senate earlier in the day, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the 1st sitting of…

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NA Passes Two Bills amid Govt-Opposition Heated Debate

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, July 29, 2020:  The National Assembly (NA) on Wednesday passed two government bills despite exchange of heated debate between the government and opposition benches. The Anti-terrorism (Amendment) Bill, 2020 sailed through the lower house of the parliament to help fulfill international obligations against terror financing, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN)…

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NA Leaves 79% Agenda Unaddressed on Private Members’ Day

ISLAMABAD, July 28, 2020:  The National Assembly (NA) left 79 percent of its agenda unaddressed on Private Members’ Day, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the 13th sitting of 23rd session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for an hour and…

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National Assembly Refers Eight Government Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, July 27, 2020:  The National Assembly transacted almost half of its agenda on Monday and witnessed introduction of eight government bills, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the 12th sitting of 23rd session:  Members’ Participation The Assembly met for two hour and…

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National Assembly Leaves 89% Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, July 24, 2020:  The National Assembly left 89 percent of its agenda unaddressed on Friday and Minister for Law and Justice briefed the House about an Ordinance included on `Orders of the Day’, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the…

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Lack of Quorum Leads to Adjournment of NA Sitting

ISLAMABAD, July 23, 2020: The National Assembly was adjourned on Thursday amid lack of quorum and opposition’s walkout from the proceedings against the government’s move to lay an Ordinance in the House, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN). Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the 10th sitting of 23rd session:  Members’ Participation The…

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National Assembly Leaves Entire Agenda Unaddressed

ISLAMABAD, July 21, 2020:  The National Assembly left its entire agenda unaddressed on the Private Members’ Day and was adjourned due to lack of quorum, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the 9th sitting of 23rd session: Members’ Participation The Assembly…

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