Florida lawmakers behind new federal law banning animal cruelty
There’s a new federal law that bans acts of animal cruelty, and subjects violators to prison.
The Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act represents something unusual in the nation’s capital. It was a bipartisan success, sponsored by a bipartisan Florida duo: U.S. Reps. Ted Deutch, a southeast Florida Democrat, and Vern Buchanan, a southwest Florida Republican.
The PACT Act was signed into law last week by President Donald Trump.
Read more at the Sun Sentinel.