parliament , Parliament
(=institution) parlement m
→ Parliament approved the policy today, but it has still to become law.
→ when Bulgaria's ruling Socialist Party (BSP) lost its majority in parliament
→ The former communists won an overall majority of seats in parliament.
→ The Indian Foreign Minister has told Parliament in Delhi that ...
the Westminster Parliament le parlement de Westminster
the Scottish Parliament le parlement écossais
(=period between elections) législature f
He told the party conference he would hold a referendum in this parliament. Il a déclaré à la conférence du parti qu'il organiserait un référendum pendant cette législature.
→ the legislation is expected to be passed in the next parliament
[debate, session] parlementaire
[minister, member] du parlement →
parliament building →
Act of Parliament
n (British) loi f
by an Act of Parliament, by Act of Parliament par une loi
→ the Bank of England was granted a 12 year charter by Act of Parliament in 1694.
→ The practice was made illegal by an Act of Parliament in the late 19th century.
n Parlement m européen
Houses of Parliament
n (in Britain)
the Houses of Parliament
(=building) le palais de Westminster
→ They marched past the Houses of Parliament on their way to a rally.
→ ... issues aired in the Houses of Parliament ...
(=members) le Parlement
n parlement m sans majorité
Member of Parliament
n (British) ~député (e) m/f
Member of the European Parliament
n (British) député (e) m/f européen (e)
n parlement m
n parlement m
the Scottish Parliament le Parlement écossais