Pivot Output Field Not Recognized In Rule Actions

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Excuse the long post :) 

I used a pivot task on a dataset in bionic rules, pivoting on the field "Product Purchased" and outputting a date from the field Go Live Implementation:


I then confirmed that the results of this task are a list of dates for the go live of each product:


I therefore want to use this date field (12/12/1999 is just a default placeholder for time being) as a criteria to trigger a CTA but the field isn't being recognized as a date field, but rather as the values associated with the Product Purchased field that I had pivoted on:



I confirmed that the rule action is using the appropriate task output (called Merge 6):






Am I missing something here?  Am I unable to use the results of the pivot as criteria in my rule action?
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Jitin Mehndiratta, Product Manager

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Hi Kate,

When I tried creating a similar rule in my test org, I was able to see date filters. Please see the attached screenshot. 
Can you share the source object name and also check the data type of the field "Go Live Implementation..."?  I suspect the data type is other than Date.


Regards,
Jitin
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Hi Jitin - thanks for your response.  The source of the data set is an SFDC custom object called "Products and Services Purchased" and I have confirmed that this is a date field:
 



What's strange is that the output that I exported to S3 does contain Date values in the fields.  It's just in the action criteria that it's not being recognized.