You can use this method to create a locked Family/Related Person record (0021 and 0148) for an employee in Japan.
It enables you to implement the "double verification principle" inconjunction with the APPROVE method. According to this principle, at
least two users must take part in writing an active record to thedatabase. One user creates a locked record using the REQUEST method.The other user unlocks or 'activates' this record using the APPROVE method.
Messages are transferred to the RETURN parameter. The relevant
parameter documentation contains the return values and their meanings.
The key fields used by the method are described in the parameter documentation.
You can use this method only if you have called the ENQUEUE method of the business object EMPLOYEE beforehand.
For more information on the ENQUEUE method, read the documentation on the function module BAPI_EMPLOYEE_ENQUEUE.
For more information on the APPROVE method, read the documentation on the function module BAPI_FAMILY_APPROVE.