(1) In this section,—
oral history means personal reminiscences or reflections recorded by means of a recording device of any kind and information subsequently derived from those recordings
person means a natural person; and includes a Minister of the Crown, a chief executive, and an employee of any part of the State services
State services means all instruments of the Crown in respect of the Government of New Zealand, whether departments, corporations, agencies, or other instruments.
(2) If an oral history has been provided to the National Library by a person on conditions (for example, conditions relating to access to the information) that have been agreed to in writing by, or on behalf of, the National Librarian, the Crown and its agents (including the National Librarian) must comply with those conditions.