Tuesday December 20, 2022

Joint Session of Parliament Passes 10 Bills

ISLAMABAD: The Joint Session of the parliament (Majlis-e-Shoora) on Tuesday passed as many as 10 Bills with majority vote after rejecting amendments in some bills.

Some amended bills were returned by President Arif Alvi seeking amendments for “consideration and detailed deliberations” by the parliament and its committees.

The joint sitting of the Parliament passed the Bill to amend the Global Change Impact Studies Centre Act, 2013 [The Global Change Impact Studies Centre (Amendment) Bill, 2022]. The Bill was moved by Minister for Climate Change Senator Sherry Rehman.

The House passed a Bill the Bill further to amend the Public Procurement Regulatory Authority Ordinance, 2002 [The Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2022].It was moved by Minister of State for Law and Justice Shahadat Awan.The House passed another Bill seeking to amend and consolidate the laws relating to registration and training of nurses, midwives and Lady Health Visitors (LHVs) [The Pakistan Nursing Council (Amendment) Bill, 2022]. The Bill was moved by Minister for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Abdul Qadir Patel.

Joint Session passed a Bill seeking to provide for governance and operation of the management and financial efficiency of state-owned enterprises owned and controlled by the Federal Government [The State-Owned Enterprises (Governance and Operations) Bill, 2022]. The Bill was moved by Minister of State for Law and Justice Shahadat Awan.

The House passed yet another Bill seeking to provide for establishment of the Pakistan Global Institute [The Pakistan Global Institute Bill, 2022]. The bill was moved by Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training Rana Tanveer Hussain.

The House passed another Bill seeking to amend the Regulation of Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Electric Power Act, 1997 [The Regulation of Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Electric Power (Amendment) Bill, 2022].The Bill was moved by MNA Qadir Khan Mandokhel.

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