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Java Error When Trying To Cancel UK Absence Creation in Manager Self Service (Doc ID 2440475.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 23, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Self-Service Human Resources - Version 12.2 HRMS RUP10 and later
Oracle HRMS (UK) - Version 12.2 HRMS RUP9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Problem Statement:

When attempting to cancel an in progress UK Sickness Absence, the following error occurs.

java.lang.NullPointerException at oracle.apps.per.selfservice.absence.webui.AbsenceGBEvidSummCO.processFormRequest(



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

  1. Manager Self-Service > Absence Management

  2. Select an employee to action

  3. Click Create > Enter Sickness as the absence type

  4. Click Cancel

  5. Click No or Yes on the Cancel Decision window


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