Add/Update Position Info Batch Incumbent Update Fails with SQL Error: "ORA-01400: cannot insert NULL into ("SYSADM"."PS_RUN_CNTL_HR"."GB_EFFDT")"

(Doc ID 2019617.1)

Last updated on MARCH 06, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Human Resources - Version 9.2 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Add/Update position info batch incumbent update fails with SQL error

When updating the reports to field online on the Add/Update position page, when selecting the batch job to update the incumbents in the position (JOB record update), the save fails with a fatal SQL error.


SQL error. Function: Record.Insert Error Position: 0 Return: 1400 - ORA-01400: cannot insert NULL into ("SYSADM"."PS_RUN_CNTL_HR"."GB_EFFDT")


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Log into PIA.
2. Navigate to Main Menu > Organizational Development > Position Management > Maintain Positions/Budgets > Add/Update Position Info
3. Select a Position and modify the Reports to field for it and try saving the transaction.


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