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Please add every newly archived proposal to the bottom of the latest archive in the above directory, and add a new entry to the bottom of the current year's table at the bottom of this page, using this template and the color-coding explained below.
Color Outcome
red Proposal failed, no change was made.
green Proposal passed, change was made, result is currently enforced.
grey / gray Proposal passed, but change has not been made yet.
yellow Proposal passed, but is no longer enforced or applicable.
blue Proposal itself failed, but proposed changes are currently enforced.
pink Proposal cancelled by proposer.
purple Proposal cancelled by admins.
orange Proposal was classified as a "no quorum".
brown Proposal ended in a tie.

2009

#1 • Remove character relationship sections on articles, Blitzwing (ended January 5)
#2 • Remove Codec conversations from character articles, Tucayo (ended January 13)
#3 • Merge all individual Axem Ranger articles to Axem Ranger, The Gravitator (ended January 13)
#4 • Revise article organization standard, Son of Suns (ended January 13)
#5 • Remove the Patroller rank, Grapes (ended January 20)
#6 • Allow Youtube video embedding in mainspace articles, Clay Mario (ended February 1)
#7 • Regulate creation and design of navigation templates, Stooben Rooben (ended February 9)
#8 • Create Good Articles system, Tucayo (ended February 10)
#9 • Create a page to list rules, Clay Mario (ended February 15)
#10 • Use first official English title in mainspace, Son of Suns (ended February 17)
#11 • Merge all Super Mario 64 sub-level articles to their corresponding level articles, MC Hammer Bro. (ended February 26)
#12 • Blank or shorten Monobook.css, Yoshario (ended February 27)
#13 • Use American title names for kart articles in Mario Kart Wii, Dryest bowser (ended March 3)
#14 • Change six-month proposal reversal rule to 60 days, Ralphfan (ended March 9)
#15 • Create Dispute Resolution Committee system, Yoshario (ended March 16)
#16 • Add a second option to log-in, Hyper Guy (ended March 16)
#17 • Merge or split all articles about courses based on other courses, MC Hammer Bro. (ended March 26)
#18 • Create a separate page for all beta enemies, YourBuddyBill (ended March 31)
#19 • Merge or split all level articles to/from their corresponding world articles, YourBuddyBill (ended April 2)
#20 • Replace Calendar with Featured Images on the main page, Son of Suns (ended April 9)
#21 • Create a system of voting to change the main page, Corka Cola (ended April 12)
#22 • Change 60 day proposal reversal rule to 28 days, Super Mario Bros. (ended April 13)
#23 • Add Clear Majority rule to proposals, Super Mario Bros. (ended April 14)
#24 • Merge or delete all individual articles about Masterpieces, Yoshario (ended April 17)
#25 • Merge all articles about episodes in Donkey Kong Country (television series) to one article, Super Mario Bros. (ended April 19)
#26 • Allow information on game scripts in mainspace, NES Boy (ended April 22)
#27 • Make an official policy on proposals ending in a tie, Super Mario Bros. (ended April 28)
#28 • Allow a page for a character battle feature, Supermariofan14 (ended April 29)
#29 • Create a policy regarding video game soundtracks, Twentytwofiftyseven (ended May 2)
#30 • Create new rules regarding poll selection on the main page, Zafum (ended May 4)
#31 • Add a new wiki rank with only rollback abilities, Super Mario Bros. (ended May 5)
#32 • Create separate sub-pages for large galleries, Coincollector (ended May 7)
#33 • Split Brown Yoshi from Orange Yoshi, Arend (ended May 9)
#34 • Revive Pipe Plaza project, Tucayo (ended May 13)
#35 • Allow Mario Award voting on the main page, Wayoshi (ended May 14)
#36 • Implement no-signature policy on Featured Images page, Zafum (ended May 14)
#37 • Allow exceptions to the no-signature policy, Super Mario Bros. (ended May 17)
#38 • Add a Movies feature, Hyper Guy (ended May 23)
#39 • Ban offensive material in proposals, Super Mario Bros. (ended May 25)
#40 • Split proposal rules from Proposals page, Super Mario Bros. (ended May 26)
#41 • Ban signatures from the MarioWiki and Help namespaces, Super Mario Bros. (ended May 26)
#42 • Add pronunciations to mainspace articles, Dark boo (ended May 28)
#43 • Allow altering other users' comments to fix grammar issues, Ralphfan (ended May 29)
#44 • Delete images without licenses, Yoshario (ended June 1)
#45 • Split Baby Mario and Baby Luigi into separate pages based on their appearances, Rabidchomp (ended June 7)
#46 • Discontinue use of the Welcome template, Super Mario Bros. (ended June 14)
#47 • Replace SSB Infobox templates with character-infobox templates on Super Smash Bros. series character articles, luvluv321 (ended June 25)
#48 • Bring back PipeProject system, Tucayo (ended June 25)
#49 • Implement no-signature policy on MarioWiki:List of PipeProjects, Super Mario Bros. (ended June 26)
#50 • Split images used on the articles about recipes in the Paper Mario series, Xestrix (ended June 29)
#51 • Refer to the Birdo character as male or female, Super Mario Bros. (ended June 29)
#52 • Merge 3-D Platform Game and Sidescroller to Platform Game, MC Hammer Bro. (ended June 30)
#53 • Reorganize Poll Selection page, Super Mario Bros. (ended July 3)
#54 • Enforce No-Signature Policy, Super Mario Bros. (ended July 5)
#55 • Eliminate Censorship from Articles, Clear Discoherency (ended July 11)
#56 • Speed Up Updating Main Page Sections Between an Hour to a Day, Zero777 (ended July 13)
#57 • Apply No Signature Policy on FA Pages, Marioguy1 (ended July 15)
#58 • Do Not Allow Fake New Messages" Boxes, Hyper Guy (ended July 18)
#59 • Create "Subspace Emissary" Article From SSBB, Luvluv321 (ended July 22)
#60 • Add Upcoming Tournaments, WarioLoaf (ended July 22)
#61 • Amend No-Signature Policy, Super Mario Bros. (ended July 23)
#62 • Open Ask A Sysop Section, Ralphfan (ended July 27)
#63 • Split Missions From Galaxy Articles, Super Mario Bros. (ended August 4)
#64 • Remake FAQ Section, Marioguy1 (ended August 7)
#65 • Remove Quote of the Day From The Main Page, Twentytwofiftyseven (ended August 7)
#66 • Remove Featured Image Template From Main Page, Super Mario Bros. (ended August 13)
#67 • Allow More Minor News on the News Template, Timmy Tim (ended August 21)
#68 • Add To-Do List On The Main Page, FunkyK38 (ended August 22)
#69 • Remove Some Templates From the Main Page, Super Mario Bros. (ended August 22)
#70 • Create Poll to Determine North American vs. PAL Names, Ralphfan (ended August 27)
#71 • Revert First English Title Proposal, Tucayo (ended August 27)
#72 • Merge All Game & Watch Games, Vyro (ended August 27)
#73 • Implement User Highlights, Hyper Guy (ended August 28)
#74 • Merge Keys Articles, Super Mario Bros. (ended August 28)
#75 • Allow YouTube Videos Outside Userpages, Hyper Guy (ended August 30)
#76 • Remove Unsigned Votes from Poll Section, Zero777 (ended September 5)
#77 • Create Spoiler Boxes, Electrobomber (ended September 7)
#78 • Reduce Number of Voters Required to Remove FA To Three, Marioguy1 (ended September 10)
#79 • Replace Removals to Creations & Deletions in Proposals Section, Marioguy1 (ended September 11)
#80 • Give Patrollers CheckUser, Super Mario Bros. (ended September 13)
#81 • Delete Genre Articles, Knife (ended September 15)
#82 • Allow Announcement of Mario Kart Wii Competitions on News Template, YellowYoshi127 (ended September 16)
#83 • Set Time Limit for New Game Spoilers, LBD_Nytetrayn (ended September 20)
#84 • Enforce New Policy Regarding Identifying Stubs, Knife (ended September 22)
#85 • Amend FA Size Requirements, Super Mario Bros. (ended September 25)
#86 • Get Rid of the New Userspace Requirements, Egg Yoshi (ended September 26)
#87 • Merge All Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story Enemy Stubs into One Page, Hyper Guy (ended September 27)
#88 • Split Beta Elements into Sub-Articles, Stooben Rooben (ended October 6)
#89 • Split Mario Baseball Special Moves, MC Hammer Bro. (ended October 7)
#90 • Change FA Removal of Votes Rules, Tucayo (ended October 13)
#91 • Delete Luigi and Boo FAs, McQueenMario (ended October 13)
#92 • Support Removing Fan Votes from FAs, Marioguy1 (ended October 14)
#93 • Delete FA Nominations After Three Months, Marioguy1 (ended October 14)
#94 • Have FAs with Notable Mario Appearances, Marioguy1 (ended October 14)
#95 • Put Trivia From Every Article in "Did You Know" Section, Edofenrir (ended October 17)
#96 • Define Patrollers as "Administrators", Super Mario Bros. (ended October 20)
#97 • Alter Platform Level Articles, era64 (ended October 21)
#98 • Change FA Vote Requirements to 60% of 25 or more votes, Ralphfan (ended October 21)
#99 • Remove BJAODN, Yoshario (ended October 27)
#100 • Implement User Game Review Articles, Yoshi Koshi Moshi (ended October 27)
#101 • Add Quote Boxes, Runeon12 (ended October 29)
#102 • Change Goomba's Shoe to Kuribo's Shoe, Marwikedor (ended October 29)
#103 • Shorten Quotes on Articles, Hyper Guy (ended November 2)
#104 • Allow Surrogate Pages, Ralphfan (ended November 2)
#105 • Merge the Pipe Plaza with The 'Shroom, Super Mario Bros. (ended November 4)
#106 • Update Character Main Biographies, ForeverDaisy09 (ended November 9)
#107 • Link to Userpedia in "community", Ralphfan (ended November 12)
#108 • Split Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games DS and Wii version, Fawfulfury65 (ended November 16)
#109 • Only Give Characters' Actual Species in Infobox, ForeverDaisy09 (ended November 20)
#110 • Allow Only Three Affiliations in Character Infobox, ForeverDaisy09 (ended November 20)
#111 • Only Give Most Recent Portrayal in Character Infobox, ForeverDaisy09 (ended November 20)
#112 • Add Shortcuts for Mario Kart Wii tracks, lllkkklll (ended November 20)
#113 • Put Waffle Kingdom places into "List of Implied Locations", Edofenrir (ended November 21)
#114 • Decide where the info about the Super Mario Bros. film's Daisy should go, Redstar (ended November 24)
#115 • Make Staff Articles Sub-Pages, Knife (ended November 24)
#116 • Split "List of Glitches" into Sub-Articles, BabyLuigiOnFire (ended November 28)
#117 • Give Different Versions of Characters Separate Articles, ForeverDaisy09 (ended December 1)
#118 • Merge Obstacle and Trap Articles into One Page, Redstar (ended December 1)
#119 • Split out Category:Featured Images from Category:Featured Articles, Marioguy1 (ended December 4)
#120 • Removal of Support/Oppose Votes Voting, Marioguy1 (ended December 5)
#121 • Make Bestiaries for Every Game, Fawfulfury65 (ended December 5)
#122 • Merge Koopa Troopa and Koopa, Marioguy1 (ended December 11)
#123 • Merge RPG Boss Aspects With Main Boss Articles, Redstar (ended December 14)
#124 • Limit the Length of Comments on Proposals, FunkyK38 (ended December 14)
#125 • Allow FA Nomination Support Votes to be Removed, Fawfulfury65 (ended December 16)
#126 • Split Differently-coloured Enemies, Reversinator (ended December 23)
#127 • Link to Talk Page Proposals on MarioWiki:Proposals, Bloc Partier (ended December 25)
#128 • Amend Rules for Talk Page Proposals, Bloc Partier (ended December 25)
#129 • Delete "List of Implied" Categories, Cobold (ended December 26)
#130 • Change Naming Convention for Power-Up Form Articles, Redstar (ended December 26)
#131 • Change Game Keeper back to Piranha Plant in the Generator, Dry Paratroopa (ended December 26)
#132 • Amend New FI Rules, Marioguy1 (ended December 27)
#133 • Remove Minus World from Category:Glitches, Zero777 (ended December 28)
#134 • Allow up to 8 Personal Images, Ralphfan (ended December 29)
#135 • Merge All Golfers and Tennis Players, Zero777 (ended December 31)