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Currently the ISA control number (ISA) always has a value of 000000001 in every 999 transaction that is generated out of compliance. X12.5 Interchange Control Structure section 5.1.2 requires a unique number within a reasonably extended time frame. We are recommending an enhancement to use the control number from the transaction being validated in the 999 transaction to allow for uniqueness.
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To generate 999 transactions that are in compliance with X12.5 Interchange Control Structure.
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