Senate refers four bills to committees, discusses Finance Bill

ISLAMABAD, June 18, 2021: The Senate continued debate on Finance Bill, 2021 and referred four government bills to the relevant committees for further consideration, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 4th sitting of 312th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Senate continues debate on Finance Bill

ISLAMABAD, June 15, 2021: The Senate continued debate on Finance Bill, 2021 and witnessed introduction of six government bills, which were referred to the relevant committees for further consideration, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 3rd sitting of 312th session: Members’…

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Senate starts debate on Finance Bill

ISLAMABAD, June 14, 2021: The Senate started debate on a motion to make recommendations to the National Assembly on Finance Bill, 2021, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 2nd sitting of 312th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three hours…

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Finance Bill Presented in Senate

ISLAMABAD, June 11, 2021: Minister for Finance and Revenue presented a copy of the Finance Bill, 2021 in Senate on Friday, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the first sitting of 312th session: Members’ Participation The House met for 15…

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Sindh PA passes govt. bill, POs consume 33 percent of sitting time

ISLAMABAD, June 7, 2021: The Sindh Assembly passed a government bill and consumed one-third of the sitting time on points of order, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are some key observations of the House proceedings during the eighth sitting of the 21st session: Members’ Participation The House met…

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Senate passes government bill, defers motion seeking amendments in rules

Session prorogued  ISLAMABAD, June 03, 2021: The Senate passed a government bill and deferred a motion seeking amendments in rule 9 and insertion of Fourth Schedule related to election of chairman and deputy chairman, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during sixth and…

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Senate adopts four private members’ resolutions, refers as many bills to committees

ISLAMABAD, May 31, 2021: The Senate adopted four resolutions and referred as many private members’ bills to the committees on Monday, observers Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fifth sitting of 311th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for three hour and six…

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Points of public importance consume 69 percent of Senate proceedings

ISLAMABAD, May 28, 2021: The Senate took up most of its agenda on Friday and consumed 69 percent of the proceedings’ time in points of public importance, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in the Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during fourth sitting of 311th session: Members’ Participation The Senate…

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Senate passes CPEC Authority Bill amid opposition’s walkout

 ISLAMABAD, May 27, 2021: The Senate transacted most of its agenda on Thursday and passed the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) Authority Bill, 2021 amid opposition’s walkout, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its daily factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during third sitting of 311th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met…

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Senate Expresses Solidarity with the Palestinians

ISLAMABAD, May 25, 2021: The Senate on Tuesday adopted a joint resolution to express solidarity with the people of Palestine, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the proceedings during the second sitting of the 311th session: Members’ Participation The Senate met for four hours and…

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