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dynamic sql returns null value

jorbroni asked
Last Modified: 2012-06-21

I'm trying to exec the code below but it is returning NULL. I am completely stomp on this one. Anybody have any recommendations?

Set @sql = 'Insert into '+db_name()+'..Logging(InsCarrier, Proc_run, Notes, Num, [TimeStamp], D2DataSetID)
      Values ('+@InsCarrier+','+ @Proc + ',''Records Inserted into HealthPlanProvidersTransforumToLoad'','+ @num + ','+ Cast(getdate() as varchar) + ',' + @datasetid+ ')'

EXEC sp_executesql @sql

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