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Votes expected on gun control bills

Updated: Wednesday, March 6 2013, 08:20 AM EST
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WASHINGTON, D.C. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to begin voting on a series of gun control bills Thursday.

That legislation calls for a ban on assault weapons as well as limiting the number of bullets that can be held in a magazine clip.

It also calls for universal background checks, but some republicans don't want that to apply to sales between private individuals.

We'll keep you posted as those negotiations continue.

Votes expected on gun control bills
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