ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Some Maryland moms want lawmakers to pass comprehensive gun control legislation.

Members of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America are holding a rally Tuesday in Annapolis to advocate on behalf of a measure that would ban assault weapons, limit magazine rounds and create a new licensing requirement for handguns buyers.

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The state Senate passed the gun control legislation last month. The measure now awaits consideration by the House of Delegates.

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Organizers say the mothers will also bring their children to participate in the rally.

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