Earlier, Representative Adam Kinzinger became the first congressional Republican to call for Gaetz to resign.
The rape complaint was filed on Saturday, March 27, but the 7-year-old girl was only called in to give a statement three days later, on Tuesday, March 30, according to the report.
While the US State Department has declared them a human rights violation, child marriages are currently still legal in at least 13 US states.
"The court today looked into the victim's eyes and corrected the invalid and difficult message that was conveyed to her."
"She is four and a half years old," said the girl's father. "His punishment isn't even as long as her age."
Gershon Kranczer, 65, eluded authorities for years in Israel.
According to the indictment, Sherf, 21, raped the girl on two different occasions, beat and strangled the girl, and offered drugs and alcohol to her.