That's the way to do it
“If it remains a member of the European Union, should the United Kingdom approve the Lisbon Treaty?”
The amendment has been proposed by the Labour MP, Ian Davidson, who has been leading the charge for a referendum and it will appear on the Order Paper tomorrow and will come to a vote next Wednesday.
If Clegg assents to this amendment he would expose just how deeply his party is split on the Lisbon treaty and he might face a rebellion from the Europhile party grandees in the Lords who pushed Ming Campbell into going back on the Lib Dem’s manifesto commitment to a referendum. spectator