Benefits Administration Error: 000201 The Employee has Elected a Plan Type that Requires Assignment of Beneficiaries

(Doc ID 1195805.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 13, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Benefits Administration - Version 8.9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After processing employee events through Automated Benefit Processing, the following error is received:

Message ID: 000201
Description: The employee has elected a Plan Type that requires assignment of beneficiaries, but no beneficiaries (Dependent-Benef types 'B' or 'O') have been specified on Bas_Partic_Dpnd. Beneficiaries must be specified under Plan Types 20, 21, 22, 4X and 8X. (MSGData1: Plan-Type; MSGData2: Option-Cd)


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