Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGO 1955 NO. 19 > Feb 7 1955

Jurors and witnesses are entitled to mileage compensation each way for each day of attendance upon superior court that mileage is actually incurred therefor.

AGLO 1977 NO. 36 > Aug 10 1977

In reimbursing a county for witness fees incurred in connection with a criminal prosecution, the state is liable, under RCW 10.46.220-10.46.230, for the full amount of fees paid to expert witnesses whenever the superior court has, in fact, included expert witness fees in the cost bill in a given case and has ordered those fees to be paid by the state.