1,067 1 hour, 29 minutes House Proceeding House Session, Part 1 The U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 41, which provides additional funding for the National Flood insurance program. The $9.7 billion funding was mostly scheduled to be used for payments to Hurricane Sandy flood victims. 54 4 minutes House Proceeding House Session, Part 2 The House concluded its session after the adjournment of the Joint Session of Congress where the electoral votes were tabulated. The senators had not left the room. 93 54 minutes House Highlight Debate on Hurricane Sandy Relief Bill Members of the U.S. House of Representatives debated the Hurricane Sandy Relief Bill.