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How can I used the Parentsof JQL function to find sub-tasks with a custom issue type?

Hi, I am currently trying to find jira with open unassigned compliance sub-tasks.  "Compliance Task" appears to be a custom issue type.  The following JQL doesn't work.

issueFunction in parentsOf("issuetype = "Compliance Task" and assignee is empty AND statuscategory != Done and status != withdrawn")

Here is my error message:

<Error in the JQL Query: Expecting ')' or ',' but got 'Compliance'. (line 1, character 42)>

Any ideas on how I can search for jira with unassigned compliance sub-tasks?  I would like to exclude Dev Tasks, and Technical Tasks, and QA Tasks, etc.

Note: I have tried to search for sub-tasks with the summary ~ Compliance.  That works, but if the Dev Task, or QA Task (etc.) contains the work Compliance, then they get pulled into my result and that isn't helpful. 

Thanks in Advance.

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@Nicolas Grossi  thank you.  That isn’t exactly what I was looking for but it was helpful!  

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