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Reverse Employee Termination Errors: 'APP-PAY-51271: The assignment is not eligible for the element' (Doc ID 1358995.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 23, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Payroll - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to reverse termination of an employee, the following error occurs.

APP-PAY-51271: The assignment is not eligible for the element.
You may not grant the element <element name> to assignment number <assignment number> on <DD-MMM-YYYY>. The assignment is not eligible for the element on that date. Eligibility is determined by the element link. In order to be eligible, the link criteria must be met by the assignment at all times during the life of an element entry.

Steps to Reproduce:

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Query for the employee in the Person form, leave the date as today.
  2. Click on Others button and select "End Employment"
  3. Select "Reverse Termination".
  4. Click "OK" in the caution box. It then errors.


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