§ 21.1 Definitions
§ 21.2 Employees of the United States serving as witnesses
§ 21.3 Aliens
§ 21.4 Fees and allowances of fact witnesses
§ 21.5 Use of table of distances
§ 21.6 Proceedings in forma pauperis.
§ 21.7 Certification of witness attendance

Terms Used In 28 CFR Part 21 - Witness Fees

  • Assistant U.S. Attorney: A federal prosecutor who represents the U.S. government and its citizens when a federal statute has been violated.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.