France: vote to legalize marriage moves to the Senate
Today, 2/12/13, France's lower house of parliament approved the redefinition of marriage 329 – 229. The vote now goes to the Senate in coming weeks. ref
I am not sure what all of the remaining steps are. I thought this was the last vote. My next news post on this issue will be on any unusual developments or the ultimate passage or tabling of this bill. A news post like this normally isn't newsworthy for this section. It is close though.