President Obama Signed the Child Protection Act of 2012 Which Doubles Prison Terms
On the afternoon of Dec. 7, 2012, the President signed H.R. 6063, the Child Protection Act of 2012, in the Oval Office of the White House.
The Child Protection Act of 2012 doubles prison terms from 10 to 20 years for certain offenses.
The BCCourier.com reported:
The bipartisan legislation safeguards young victims of child pornography, sexual abuse and sex trafficking by strengthening the law enforcement officers’ ability to protect victims and witnesses and apprehend perpetrators.