BPA Beginning Segment for Price Authorization Acknowledgment/Status
To identify the beginning of a Price Authorization Acknowledgment/Status Transaction Set
Code identifying purpose of transaction set
BPA02 is the price authorization status date.
Code qualifying the Reference Identification
P0304: If either BPA-03 or BPA-04 is present, then the other is required
Reference information as defined for a particular Transaction Set or as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
Time expressed in 24-hour clock time as follows: HHMM, or HHMMSS, or HHMMSSD, or HHMMSSDD, where H = hours (00-23), M = minutes (00-59), S = integer seconds (00-59) and DD = decimal seconds; decimal seconds are expressed as follows: D = tenths (0-9) and DD = hundredths (00-99)
BPA05 is the price authorization status time.