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Capitalize with name of nation:
            Italian Parliament

Always capitalize in reference to British Parliament, even when standing alone:
Mother of Parliament
Houses of Parliament

member of Parliament
the House of Lords
House of Commons
the Lords
the Commons
Generally use the proper name for the legislative body of a country:
            Israel's Knesset
            Japan's Diet
            Germany's Bundestag

For general reference parliament or legislature may be used:
            The issue has surfaced in the Diet, Japan's parliament.