National Assembly Defers Legislative Agenda

ISLAMABAD, January 9, 2020: The National Assembly deferred legislative agenda on ministerial request and consumed one third of the proceedings’ time on points of order, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on Thursday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during seventh sitting of the 18th session: Members’ Participation The…

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NA Leaves 58 Percent Agenda Unaddressed, Refers 16 Bills to Committees

ISLAMABAD, January 8, 2020: The National Assembly skipped 58 percent agenda on Wednesday and referred 16 private members’ bills to the relevant committees for their consideration, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the 6th sitting of 18th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly…

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Sindh Assembly Passes Three Bills amid Opposition’s Walkout

ISLAMABAD, January 8, 2020: The Provincial Assembly of Sindh passed three government bills on Wednesday skipping their mandatory reference to the standing committees while the opposition protested against the hasty passage of these bills, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are the key observations of the House proceedings during…

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Senate Approves Services Chiefs’ Appointment and Extension Bills

ISLAMABAD, January 8, 2020: The Senate approved the legislation on the appointment and extension of armed forces’ chiefs and the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet on Wednesday. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during sixth sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation The…

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KP Assembly Adopts Three Private Members’ Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, January 7, 2020: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) took up most of its scheduled agenda and adopted three supplementary resolutions on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during 8th sitting of the tenth session: Members’ Participation The Assembly met…

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Govt Introduces Legislation on Services Chiefs’ Tenure in Senate

ISLAMABAD, January 7, 2020: The Minister for Parliamentary Affairs introduced the bills seeking to amend the procedures for appointment and extension of armed forces’ chiefs and the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee in the Senate on Tuesday, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House…

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National Assembly Approves Legislation on Services Chiefs’ Appointment and Extension

ISLAMABAD, January 7, 2020: The National Assembly passed three government bills on Tuesday seeking to amend the procedures for appointment and extension of armed forces’ chiefs and the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the 5th sitting…

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NA Leaves Most of its Agenda Unaddressed; Discusses Situation in Middle East

ISLAMABAD, January 6, 2020: The National Assembly left most of its agenda unaddressed on Monday and discussed situation in Middle East, observes Free and Fair Election Network in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during the fourth sitting of 18th session: Members’ Participation The National Assembly met for four hours and 28 minutes; however,…

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Senate Refers Seven Bills to Committees, Adopts Four Resolutions

ISLAMABAD, January 6, 2020: The Senate referred seven Private Members’ bills to the relevant committees and adopted four resolutions on Monday, says Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet. Following are key observations of the House proceedings during fourth sitting of the 295th session: Members’ Participation The House met for five hours and four…

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KP Assembly: Govt Introduces Public Services Delivery and Good Governance Law

ISLAMABAD, January 6, 2020: The Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) held the first reading of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Civil Administration (Public Service Delivery and Good Governance) Bill, 2020 while two government bills were deferred on the treasury’s request, observes Free and Fair Election Network (FAFEN) in its Daily Factsheet on Monday. Following are key observations…

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