List of Business
PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF THE
LIST OF BUSINESS
THE MEETING OF THE ASSEMBLY TO BE HELD ON FRIDAY,
14 NOVEMBER 2008 AT 3:00 P.M.
Recitation from the Holy Quran, its Urdu translation and
Naat in praise of Hazrat Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him)
LABOUR AND HUMAN RESOURCE DEPARTMENTS
to be asked and answers given
LAYING OF THE PUNJAB LAND REVENUE (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE 2008 (XI OF 2008)
A MINISTER to lay the Punjab Land Revenue (Amendment) Ordinance 2008.
14 November 2008 Secretary
Summary of Proceedings
Friday, November 14, 2008
(Started at 4:15 pm)
Speaker Provincial Assembly of the Punjab, Rana Muhammad Iqbal Khan assumed the Chair and proceedings commenced with recitation of verses from the Holy Qur’an followed by its Urdu translation by Qari Noor Muhammad. Hafiz Hakeem Marghoob Ahmad Hamdani presented Naat-e-Rasool-e-Maqbool (PBUH).
Panel of Chairmen:
Secretary Assembly Maqsood Ahmad Malik announced the names of Members of Panel of Chairmen for the session, as envisaged in Rule 13 of the Rules of Procedure of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab, 1997. The Panel, in order of precedence, consists of the following: −
Mian Muhammad Azam Chaila, Member-elect from (Jhang) PP-82 made oath and signed the Roll of Members. The Speaker administered the oath and congratulated him on becoming MPA.
The House offered Fateha on the sad demise of former Deputy Speaker Punjab Assembly Sardar Hassan Akhtar Moakal. Fateha was also offered for the innocent men, women and children killed by the drone attacks in FATA and different northern-border areas of , and for the victims of suicide bombing on Marriott Hotel,
Questions Hour: −
Questions relating to Jails, Labour and Human Resource Departments were asked. Minister for Prisons Ch. Abdul Ghafoor and Minister for Labour and Human Resource Muhammad Ashraf Khan Sohna answered the questions.
After the Question Hour, the Speaker started to take up the Privilege Motions. At this stage former Deputy Speaker Sardar Shaukat Hussain Mazari MPA, who was sitting in his seat, suddenly became unconscious and suffered from heart problem. He was provided first aid by MPA Asad Ashraf in the House, then he was immediately shifted to Punjab Institute of Cardiology, through an Emergency Ambulance Service 1122, where he died of heart failure.
In this situation, the Speaker adjourned the House to meet on 17th November (Monday), 2008 at 3:00 p.m.