2022 Maryland Statutes
Criminal Procedure
Title 4 - Pretrial Procedures
Subtitle 1 - Charging Procedures and Documents
Section 4-104 - Merger of Common Law Misdemeanor in Statutory Felony Prohibited

    If a statute makes a felony of a crime that is a misdemeanor at common law, a charging document:

        (1)    may not merge the misdemeanor in the felony; but

        (2)    may contain counts for the felony and for the misdemeanor.

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