Islamabad: House Business Advisory Committee of the National Assembly met in Parliament House on Monday with Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker National Assembly in the chair to discuss the business for the 5th Session of the National Assembly.

After discussion, it was decided that the current session of the National Assembly will continue till 27th September, 2013 and sittings of the National Assembly will be held in morning except Monday.

It was further decided that National Assembly would discuss Presidential Speech and other matters of public importance during the current session. All the members of the committee had the consensus that business of the House should be conducted in accordance with the rules and regulations. It was decided that proceeding of the House will be strictly conducted in accordance with Rule of Procedure and Conduct of Business in the National Assembly, 2007.

The meeting was attended by Mr. Zahid Hamid, Minister for Science & Technology, Rana Tanveer Hussain, Minister for Defence Production, Ch. Muhammad Barjees Tahir, Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan, Sheikh Aftab Ahmed, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs/Chief Whip of the Pakistan Muslim League N, Jam Kamal Khan, Minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Resources, MNAs; Ms. Shaista Pervez, Mr. Shahabuddin Khan, Syed Naveed Qamar, Dr. Arif Alvi, Mr. Iqbal Muhammad Ali Khan, Maulana Muhammad Khan Sherani, Syed Ghazi Gulab Jamal, Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Hussain Qureshi, Mahmood Khan Achakzai and Raja Aamer Zaman,

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