Marie Cou is the first out trans mayor in France after her election in northern village of Tilloy-lez-Marchiennes.
The new bill recognizes only ‘sex assigned at birth’ for birth registry and identity documents.
The adoptions come three years after the nation's marriage equality law went into effect.
They will still be banned from adopting, however.
Jasmine and Donna Francis-Smith gave birth to a healthy baby boy named Otis.
Jakob Fauerby and Silas Holst are the competition's first same-sex dancers.
Alba had been rejected by 20 families before being adopted.