Mamère claimed that there was nothing in French law to prohibit such a ceremony, and that he would appeal any challenge to the European Court of Human Rights.On 27 July 2004, the Bordeaux Court of General Jurisdiction declared the marriage null and void.
the debate took several days as opponents introduced more than 5,000 amendments to the bill in order to slow down its passage.
On 12 February 2013, the National Assembly approved the bill as a whole in a 329–229 vote and sent it to the Senate.
During his campaign for the 2012 presidential election, Socialist Party candidate François Hollande declared his support for same-sex marriage and adoption for same-sex couples and included them as one of his 60 government engagements.
On 3 July, in his first speech in front of the newly elected assembly, Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault announced that marriage and adoption for everybody will be a reality "in the first semester of 2013".
Đó là nội dung trong Nghị quyết 112/NQ-CP của Chính phủ về đơn giản hóa thủ tục hành chính vừa được Thủ tướng chính phủ Nguyễn Xuân Phúc ký ban hành.
Theo phương án được Chính phủ thông qua, sổ hộ khẩu sẽ được bãi bỏ.
Referring to the rights of children as a human rights issue, the report argued that children "now have rights and to systematically give preference to adult aspirations over respect for these rights is not possible any more." LGBT organizations in France, who believed that the prohibition of same-sex marriage was contrary to the Constitution, asked the country's Constitutional Council to examine the constitutionality of same-sex marriage and to review the articles of the Civil Code.
On 28 January 2011, the Council decided that the illegality of same-sex marriages was not contrary to the Constitution, stating that this was a question for Parliament to decide.
The local administrative court ruled that Mamère's suspension was legal and motivated.