BPA Remains in Pre Approved Status When Updated And Approved

(Doc ID 1629768.1)

Last updated on JUNE 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 12.1.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.1.3 version, Approvals - Req, PO

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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A Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) is in Pre-Approved status even though it has been approved after being submitted for approval from the Buyer Work Center after revision

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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BPA should move to Approved status when approved after revision

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create a BPA in buyer work center and approve it
2. make changes to BPA by querying the same in buyer work center
3. Revision incremented and status moved to Requires reapproval
4. Submitting the BPA for approval
5. Approver receives the notification
6. When approver clicks approve button document moves to pre-approved status


BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot approve the BPA from buyer work center

Changes

 Database has recently been upgraded to Release 11.2.0.4

Cause

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