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Event Title: Senate Committee was held to review the existing rules of the Rules of Procedures and Conduct of Business

Event Date: 2020-10-05

A meeting of the Senate Committee was held to review the existing rules of the Rules of Procedures and Conduct of Business in the Senate, 2012 and practice pertaining  to power of the Senate Committees for enforcing attendance of any person.

The Committee was presided over by Convener of the Committee Senator Farooq H. Naek and attended by Senators Muhammad Ali Khan Saif and Mustafa Nawaz Khokar.

 

The Committee discussed the proposed amendments in detailed and decided to examine international best practices with regard to the powers for enforcing attendance of any person. 

 

Members of the committee gave recommendations while emphasizing the need to make the committee system more strengthened viz-a-viz attendance of officials.

The Committee will soon finalize its recommendations to make amendments in the relevant Rules.