Nobles, clergy and bourgeoisie wanted to protect property and legal equality.
Political changes in the constitution of 1791 created constitutional monarchy and unicameral Legislative Assembly. Only 50,000 (all men) out of 26 million were allowed to vote.
The metric system was established. Peasants had to compensate landlords for federal deals.
Religious reforms debt was paid down by confiscating and selling church land's. They used sales to guarantee assignats. Value fell soon after caused inflation. Freedom of religion was given to Christians and Jews.
Civil constitution of clergy made Catholic church a branch of state. Priest and bishop be elected. The clergy took oath to support constitution 1/2 did not support. The pope condemned CCC & declaration of rights of man, Louis XVI supported.
Counter revolutionary in summer 1791 Louis XVI tried to flee and was caught. Leopold II of Austria issued Declaration of Pillnitz.