Requisitioned Senate Session Discusses Internal and External Issues

ISLAMABAD, February 28, 2020: The Senate clubbed six motions to discuss political issues, situation in Occupied Kashmir, energy shortfall, price hike, crime against children and matters related to parliamentary affairs, observes the Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Friday. Following are key observations of the proceedings of the first sitting…

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Senate Session Prorogued amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, February 17, 2020: The Senate’s 295th session was prorogued sine die on Monday due to lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 23rd sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation The House met for an hour and 34 minutes. The sitting…

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Senate Takes up Entire Agenda, Passes Six Govt. Bills

ISLAMABAD, February 14, 2020: The Senate passed six government bills on Friday and consumed two-third of the proceedings’ time on points of public importance, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet.  Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 22nd sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Senate Passes Two Govt. Bills, Discusses Problems of South Punjab Districts 

ISLAMABAD, February 11, 2020: The Senate passed two government bills and discussed the report regarding problems of less developed districts in South Punjab,  observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Tuesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 21st sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation The House met for…

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Senate Adopts Three Resolutions, Passes One Private Member’s Bill

ISLAMABAD, February 10, 2020: The Senate adopted three resolutions and passed one private member’s bill on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 20th sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation The House met for four hours and 20 minutes; however, the proceedings…

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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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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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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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Senate Transacts Most of Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 28, 2020: The Senate transacted most of its agenda on Tuesday and adopted a report of the Standing Committee on Information Technology and Telecommunication regarding pension issue of Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) ex-employees, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings…

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