US House expects to reconvene at noon Tuesday -Rep. LaTourette

WASHINGTON Mon Dec 31, 2012 5:55pm EST

WASHINGTON Dec 31 (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives expects to reconvene on Tuesday at noon (1700 GMT), Representative Steven LaTourette said, after negotiations to avert the "fiscal cliff" developed slowly on Monday.

LaTourette, a Republican, also said that House members have been told to stay close on Monday evening and that they may be called back to continue negotiations.