Requisitions Approved From Find Notifications Go To Deferred Status When Using Find Notification Form To Respond

(Doc ID 364092.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version 11.5.10 to 12.2.7 [Release 11.5 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Requisitions approved in the Find Notification go to Deferred status.
It only happens when the sysadmin tries to approve them on behalf of 1st approver.

STEPS
1. User - > PO responsibility or iP responsibility -> create requisitions with
employee/supervisor relationship (for the amounts over the 1st approver's approval limits)
-> approve -> notification goes to the 1st approver.
2. Log in as Sysadmin -> Find Notifications -> query the notifications for the approver -> approve.
3. Status monitor shows Deferred status. Requisition Summary shows pending in the next approver.

Cause

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