It thus went back to the state Senate, which approved by a vote of Archived from the original on July 23, This category also includes same-sex marriages performed before same-sex marriage became legal in California. Ina new law was passed, according to which doctors, nurses, and other healthcare providers are expected to meet cultural competency standards that include "understanding and applying cultural and ethnic data to the process of clinical care, including, as appropriate, information pertinent to the appropriate treatment of, and provision of care to, the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex communities. In a one-page order on June 4,the court denied all petitions for rehearing or to reconsider the May 15 ruling and rejected moves to delay enforcement of the decision until after the November election, when Californians voted on a constitutional amendment to overturn the decision. Same-sex spouses may also now receive federal benefits such as visa accessibility and military benefits.
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On August 16,Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals granted the motion to stay, ordered expedited briefing on the merits of the appeal, and directed the parties to brief the issue of why the appeal should not be dismissed for lack of standing. In Junethe California Department of Corrections announced it would allow same-sex conjugal visits becoming the first state to do so. The San Francisco Chronicle. LGBT history in Mexico. Proposition S establish domestic partnerships . In other projects Wikimedia Commons.
Archived from the original PDF on December 6, All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from May CS1: Views Read Edit View history. San Diego Union Tribune. This may affect wedding venue choice, for example, for clubs that do not serve the general public. Marriage becomes legal, for a short time. In California, same-sex marriage was legal briefly in following a court ruling permitting it.