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Senate of Pakistan gives equal representation to all federating units which is in line with the constitutional role attributed to the Upper House i.e. promotion of national cohesion and harmony. Each of the four provincial assemblies elect twenty three members from their respective provinces whereas four members are elected by the National Assembly from the Federal Capital and eight Members are elected from the Federal Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) in such manner as the president may by order prescribe. Senate is a permanent House which symbolizes a process of continuity in the national affairs. The term of its member is six years, however, one half of its members retire after ever three years.

Governance of the Senate

Chairman Senate, Finance Committee, Business Advisory Committee and Secretary Senate are collectively responsible for the Senate Administration.

The work of the Senate

Role of Senate

The Chairman

Understand the role, history and current activities of The Chairman.

Members of the Senate

Members of Senate are elected to represent, defend and promote national interests. A members has many job descriptions, including legislator, negotiator, ombudsman, policy analyst, public speaker, and diplomat.

 

Senate News


A special meeting of Standing Committee for water and power was held here at Parliament House under the chairmanship of Sardar Yaqoob Nasir
Senator IlyasBilour electedunanimously as theconvener of the committee on gas infrastructure development cessbill in its meeting on Wednesday.


Senate special Committee discusses demands of KPK government


Joint meeting of Senate Defence and Foreign Affairs Committee held:


Public Petitions


Public petitions may be presented on any matter connected with the business pending before the House or a Committee, or any matter of general public interest which is primarily the concern of the Government, provided that it is not one which falls within the cognizance of a court of law or tribunal, and it shall not directly relate to a matter pending before any court or other authority performing judicial or quasi-judicial functions.

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Monday 27 June 2016
# Meeting Date Time Committee Name Venue
1 27th June,2016
.. Devolution Islamabad
2 27th June,2016
Revised
02:00 Communications Committee Room 4
3 27th June,2016
11:00 Commerce Committee Room 1
4 27th June,2016
02:00 Foreign Affairs Islamabad
5 27th June,2016
11:00 Climate Change Committee Room 4
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