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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) — A bill that would ban two forms of fracking for oil and gas in the state has cleared a House panel.

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The House Appropriations subcommittee on agriculture and natural resources voted 10-2 on Tuesday for the bill which still permits a rock-dissolving technique called matrix acidizing.

Environmental groups say that is a loophole putting underground aquifers at risk of contamination from potentially dangerous chemicals. The petroleum industry also opposes the bill because it would hinder the use of other fracking techniques.

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Fracking uses high-pressure liquids to create cracks in the underground rock to allow pockets of oil and gas to flow freely.

Matrix acidizing is commonly used to clean and maintain wells.

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A similar bill is moving in the Senate.