Vacation Rule 'Transfer Notification Ownership' Allows Approval Without Authority (Doc ID 376973.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Purchasing - Version to [Release 11.5]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 10-17-2012


When Transfer Notification Ownership is chosen from Vacation Rules, a Delegate Approver without sufficient rights is able to approve the Purchase Order.  The actual Approver is displayed in the Action History instead of the Delegate Approver.

In the Workflow User Guide the following is outlined:

Transfer Notification Ownership
Select this option if you want to give the new user complete ownership of and responsibility for the notification. For example, use this option if you should not have received the notification and you want to send it to the correct recipient or to another recipient for resolution.


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