46.3107 Limitation on conviction for multiple offenses.
When the same conduct of a person may establish the commission of more than 1 offense, he may be prosecuted for each offense. He may not, however, be convicted of more than 1 offense if:
(1) 1 offense is included in the other, as defined in 46.3108; or
(2) inconsistent findings of fact are required to establish the commission of the offenses; or
(3) the offenses differ only in that one is defined to prohibit a designated kind of conduct generally and the other to prohibit a specific instance of conduct; or
(4) the offense is defined as a continuing course of conduct and the person’s course of conduct was uninterrupted unless the law provides that specific periods of that conduct constitute separate offenses.History: 1979, PL 16-43 § 2.
Research Guide: MCC 556 041.