Cannot move absence dates outside of a payroll period (Doc ID 1447338.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version: 12.0.4 and later   [Release: 12.0 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to update absence records with different dates the following error occurs.

Error
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"The absence start date cannot be moved outside the dates of the payroll period in which it was first created for non-recurring entries. Either keep the start date within the current payroll period (01.07.2011 to 31.07.2011) or delete the absence and re-create it using the desired start date"

Expected Behaviour
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Expect to be able to change the dates without the error being generated

Steps
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps.

1) Employee Self Service > Absence
2) Select update button for an Annual Vacation Absence
3) Update First and Last Dates with an other month dates

Business Impact
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot update absence records for changed dates


Workaround - if any
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Delete the Absence Entry and recreate it

Recent Changes
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None

Cause

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