Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill 2018 presented in Senate

The Senate resumed its session at the Parliament House in Islamabad on Wednesday with Presiding Officer Sitara Ayaz in the chair.

The Prevention of Electronic Crimes (Amendment) Bill 2018 was laid before the House. State Minister for Revenue Hammad Azhar presented the bill on behalf of Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunication Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui. The Presiding Officer referred the bill to the standing committee concerned.

Earlier, Senator Keshoo Bai of Pakistan Peoples Party presented report regarding missing persons in Sindh and other areas of the country on behalf of Chairman Functional Committee on Human Rights Senator Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar.

Another report was laid before the House by Chairman Standing Committee on Interior Senator Rehman Malik on monitoring and inquiry of the committee on General Elections 2018.

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