PL\SQL Search for rows with month

Hello experts,

Have a table in Oracle DB called CCM.CCM_ASSOCIATION
the data looks like

24-APR-12 PM
19-JUN-12 AM
29-JUL-10 AM
30-MAY-12 AM
13-JAN-14 PM
07-MAY-12 AM
13-JAN-14 AM

Would like to see all the rows that
have are in the  month of JAN
where month = JAN

I know this is not right. Have searched for an hour
for syntax. There are lots of queries for extracting
a month from a date but can't find anything
for extracting rows withj certain month or year.


Allen in Dallas
Allen PittsBusiness analystAsked:
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slightwv (䄆 Netminder) Commented:
What is the data type of the column?  

If date: where to_char(ASSOCIATION_EXPIRE_DATE,'MON')='JAN'
If varchar2:  ASSOCIATION_EXPIRE_DATE like '%JAN%'

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Allen PittsBusiness analystAuthor Commented:
The data type is data.
The query works well.
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