On 12 NovemberCabestany Mayor Jean Vila performed a same-sex wedding ceremony for a couple named Patrick, Gay and Lgbt wedding, and Guillaume, The Tahitian term rae raeon the other hand, refers to modern-day transsexuals who undergo medical operations to change gender.
Play Video. After granting same-sex couples domestic partnership benefits known as the civil solidarity pactFrance became the thirteenth country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage in
The age of 21 was then lowered to 18 in , which had become the age of legal majority. The same-sex marriage law is commonly known in France as "la loi Taubira" the Taubira law , after former Justice Minister Christiane Taubira , who introduced the bill to the French Assembly in November and was the bill's main sponsor.
However, the Kanak people reported a lower acceptance.