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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Senate Extends ex-FATA Taxation Report Deadline

ISLAMABAD, July 22, 2020: The Senate discussed political and foreign issues through points of public importance and extended the deadline for presentation of a report of Standing Committee on taxation issues in erstwhile Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of…

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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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National Assembly Debates Privatization Policy of the Government

ISLAMABAD, July 20, 2020:  The National Assembly left its legislative business unaddressed on Monday and started debate on the privatization policy of the government, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the 8th sitting of 23rd session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for three hours…

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Senate Passes Bill to Increase Number of Balochistan Assembly Seats

ISLAMABAD, July 20, 2020: The Senate passed a constitutional amendment bill on Monday seeking increase in number of seats for Balochistan Assembly from 65 to 80, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the fourth sitting of the 300th session:   Members’ Participation The Senate met…

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NA Transacts 52% Agenda, Concludes Debate on Agricultural Policy

ISLAMABAD, July 17, 2020:  The National Assembly (NA) transacted 52 percent of its agenda and concluded debate on the agricultural policy of the government, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the 7th sitting of 23rd session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for…

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Senate Transacts Entire Agenda

ISLAMABAD, July 17, 2020: The Senate transacted its entire agenda on Friday and witnessed presentation of four reports of Standing Committee on Interior on as many legislative proposals, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the third sitting of the 300th session:  Members’ Participation The…

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National Assembly Continues Debate on Agricultural Policy of Government

ISLAMABAD, July 16, 2020:  The National Assembly left most of its agenda unaddressed and continued debate on the agricultural policy of the government, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the 6th sitting of 23rd session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met for six…

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Senate Concludes Debate on Presidential Address

ISLAMABAD, July 15, 2020: The Senate concluded debate on the Motion of Thanks expressing gratitude to the President of Pakistan for his address to both Houses assembled together on September 12, 2019, says Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the second sitting…

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