Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1963 NO. 47 > Aug 7 1963

A state patrol officer is not entitled to witness fees for appearing and testifying in a justice court on behalf of the state, county or municipality during off-duty hours unless he be subpoenaed and required to appear and testify in a county other than that in which he resides, or unless his appearance concerns matters not connected with his official duties.