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Absence Management Function under Employee Self Service Simplified Menu's "My Actions" is throwing Null Pointer Exception (Doc ID 2576102.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Self-Service Human Resources - Version 12.1.3 to 12.2 [Release 12.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On 12.2.7 version R12.HR_PF.C.Delta.11 of Application.

When trying to access the "Absence Management" Tab under the function "My Actions", following error appears

Exception Error:

Exception Details.
oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException.wrapperException(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processRequest(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanContainerHelper.processRequest(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAPageLayoutHelper.processRequest(

## Detail 0 ##
at java.util.Hashtable.put(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAPageContextImpl.putSessionValue(
at oracle.apps.per.selfservice.absence.webui.AbsenceHomeCO.processRequest(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanHelper.processRequest(
at oracle.apps.fnd.framework.webui.OAWebBeanContainerHelper.processRequest(


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

1. Login using "XXXXX HRMS Employee Self Service" Custom Responsibility which is mapped to the standard Menu "Employee Self Service - Simplified"

2. Navigate to function "My Actions".

3. In the launched page, Click on the "Absence Management" Tab and got the above exception error thrown.


The issue has the following Business Impact: Due this end users are not able to use the Absence Management function under My Actions.

 Hence they are not able to act on their Absence record.


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