Punjab Assembly Condemns Terrorism in Sri Lanka

ISLAMABAD, April 29, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab unanimously adopted a supplementary resolution on Monday to condemn incidents of terrorism in Sri Lanka, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and 52 minutes. The sitting…

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Punjab Assembly Suspends Membership of PML-N Lawmaker for Misconduct

ISLAMABAD, April 26, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab suspended the membership of a PML-N lawmaker due to misconduct with the Chair during the proceedings on Friday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fifth sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Punjab Assembly Refers Five Project Audit Reports to PAC

ISLAMABAD, April 25, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab referred five audit reports on previous government’s development projects to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Wednesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for an…

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Punjab Assembly Amends Rules Amidst Protest

ISLAMABAD, April 24, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab amended its Rules of Procedure on Wednesday to constitute a dedicated Public Accounts Committee for the Local Governments, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during third sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Punjab Assembly Defers Private Member’s Agenda

ISLAMABAD, April 23, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab did not address the private members’ resolutions on Tuesday amidst absence of the concerned ministers and the lawmakers, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during second sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Punjab Assembly Transacts Legislative Business

ISLAMABAD, April 22, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab referred seven legislative proposals including the Punjab Local Government Bill 2019 to the standing committees on Monday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the first sitting of the ninth session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Sindh Assembly Condemns Terrorism in Balochistan, Sri Lanka

ISLAMABAD, April 22, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh unanimously adopted four resolutions condemning the incidents of terrorism in Balochistan and Sri Lanka, and death of a child in Karachi due to medical negligence, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 39th sitting…

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Punjab Assembly’s Requisitioned Session Prorogued

ISLAMABAD, April 11, 2019: The Punjab Assembly’s eighth session, requisitioned by the opposition parties, was prorogued sine die on Thursday amid lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the only sitting of the eighth session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Punjab Assembly Addresses 70% Regular Agenda During 7th Session

64 Percent Lawmakers Remain Inactive An Hour and 27 Minutes Average Delay Observed in Each Siting Leader of the House Remains Absent Throughout the Session   Islamabad, March 19, 2019:The Punjab Assembly addressed 70 percent of the agenda during seventh session that continued between February 20 and March 14, 2019. The House spent five hours…

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Punjab Assembly Passes Aab-e-Pak Authority Bill, 2019

Session Prorogued ISLAMABAD, March 14, 2019: The Provincial Assembly of the Punjab passed the Punjab Aab-e-Pak Authority Bill, 2019 on Thursday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 17th (last) sitting of the seventh session: Members’ Participation The House met for an…

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