2022 Maryland Statutes
Criminal Law
Title 6 - Crimes Against Property
Subtitle 5 - Crimes Involving Railroads
Section 6-505 - Striking Railroad Vehicle With Object

    (a)    In this section, “railroad” has the meaning stated in § 1–101 of the Public Utilities Article.

    (b)    A person may not willfully and maliciously strike a railroad vehicle on a railroad or on an electric railway in the State by:

        (1)    shooting or throwing an object at the railroad vehicle; or

        (2)    causing an object to fall on the railroad vehicle.

    (c)    A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 5 years or a fine not exceeding $1,000 or both.

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