COBRA Processing Ends in COBOL Error 153 - Subscript out of range (in PSPDAYTD.cbl, line 297) (Doc ID 2037594.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 11, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Human Resources - Version 9.1 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When the COBRA Administration process runs, if there is any value in the Maximum Yearly Deduction field on the Deduction Table for the Deduction Code used for one of the COBRA-eligible plans, the following error occurs:

Object Code error : file '/psoft/hrprd/hr853/cblbin/PSPDAYTD.gnt'
error code: 153, pc=0, call=1, seg=0
153     Subscript out of range (in PSPDAYTD.cbl, line 297)

1. Terminate employee (Navigation: Workforce Administration > Job Information > Job Data).
2. Terminate employee’s benefits by running On-Demand Event Maintenance twice for the employee (Navigation: Benefits > Manage Automated Enrollment > Events > On-Demand Event Maintenance).
3. Run COBRA Administration process to qualify event (Navigation: Benefits > Administer COBRA Benefits > Manage Automated Participation > Qualify Event/Proc Enrollment).


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