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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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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