Title 35, Chapter 2, Section 10
(a) The department shall have the authority to make awards to
employees of the department on behalf of the department or the state
in recognition of outstanding service, heroism, or other exemplary
acts arising out of the performance of their duties. All
expenditures incurred in making such awards shall be defrayed from
the department's regular operating budget and shall not exceed
$100.00 per award.
(b) The board shall promulgate rules and regulations in connection
with the granting of the awards provided for in this Code section.