List of Business
PROVINCIAL ASSEMBLY OF THE PUNJAB
LIST OF BUSINESS
THE MEETING OF THE ASSEMBLY TO BE HELD ON WEDNESDAY
9 JANUARY 2019 AT 11:00 A.M.
Tilawat and Naat
(1) AGRICULTURE; (2) EXCISE, TAXATION & NARCOTICS CONTROL; AND (3) LAW & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS DEPARTMENTS
to be asked and answers given
INTRODUCTION OF BILL
THE PUNJAB OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH BILL 2019
A MINISTER to introduce the Punjab Occupational Safety and Health Bill 2019.
Lahore: Muhammad Khan Bhatti
08 January 2019 Secretary
Summary of Proceedings
Summary of the Proceedings
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Started at 12:31 p.m.
with a recitation from the Holy Qur’an and its Urdu translation followed by Naat-e-Rasool-e-Maqbool ﷺ.
In Chair Mian Shafi Muhammad, MPA PP-258, Chairman
Questions relating to Agriculture, Excise, Taxation & Narcotics Control and Law & Parliamentary Affairs Departments were on the agenda and were disposed of because opposition had boycotted the Assembly proceedings to show solidarity with media and Members of Press Gallery, who had boycotted the Assembly proceedings in a protest against Minister for Information & Culture for using offensive language against media.
Laying of Report
Raja Yawar Kamal Khan presented before the House the report of Special Committee No.1 in respect of “The Punjab Domestic Workers Bill 2018 (Bill No. 30 of 2018)”.
The House offered Fateha on the sad demise of Mr. Rashid Bhukari, PTI leader, who was assassinated in Dera Gazi Khan.
Extension in Time Limit for Laying the Report
On a Motion moved by Raja Yawar Kamal Khan, the House granted two months extension to Special Committee No.1 for laying its report on “Adjournment Motion No.190 of 2018”.
Two Adjournment Motions were taken up. Ms Mussarat Jamshed moved an Adjournment Motion regarding illegal occupation of land owned by Govt. College For Woman Ghulam Muhammadabad Faisalabad, was kept pending and the Motion moved by Mr Muhammad Tahir Pervaiz on 08-01-2019 regarding storage of expired medicines worth millions of rupees at Institute of Cardiology Faisalabad, was disposed of after replied by the concerned Minister.
Introduction of Bill
Mr. Muhammad Basharat Raja, Minister for Law & Parliamentary Affairs introduced “The Punjab Occupational Safety and Health Bill 2019” which was kept pending.
Four Zero Hour Notices were taken up. Two Notices were moved by Sheikh Alla-ud-Din, one regarding registration of imported luxury vehicles in Islamabad due to the imposition of luxury tax and Exorbitant token tax in Punjab on luxury vehicles, hence, resulting in heavy loss of revenue to the province and the second Notice regarding construction and installation of Advance Protection Barriars on the side of all under passes in Lahore to prevent human loss as well as damage to the bridges. Moreover two Notices were moved by Ms Hina Pervaiz Butt, one regarding non-functional water filtration plants installed at G.O.R-II, Bahawalpur House, Lahore due to their non-maintenance and the second Notice regarding closure of Fateh Garh bridge due to the construction of U-turn from Mall Road to Harbanspura, Lahore were disposed of after replied by the concerned Ministers.
The House was then adjourned at 02:28 p.m. to meet on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.