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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Punjab Assembly Leaves 72% Agenda Unaddressed During 18th Session

ISLAMABAD, January 30, 2020:: The Provincial Assembly of Punjab left 72% of its scheduled business unaddressed during 18th session, comprising five sittings that continued between January 23, 2020 and January 29, 2020, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its session report. Each sitting, on an average, commenced an hour and 40 minutes behind the…

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Punjab Assembly Prorogued Amid Lack of Quorum

ISLAMABAD, January 29, 2020: The Punjab Assembly was prorogued sine die on Wednesday amidst a lack of quorum, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are the key observations of the House proceedings during fifth and last sitting of the 18th session: Members’ Participation The House met for three hours and 11…

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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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