99th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
St. Louis City
Capitol Report Signup
Sign up to receive Capitol Reports
from your district.
PDF or other document produced by the Member's office.
Crime Prevention and Public Safety
Rules - Legislative Oversight
MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City MO 65101
Rep. Alfred J. Wessels Jr., a Democrat, represents parts of St Louis City (District 81) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2016.
Prior to his legislative duties, Rep. Wessels Jr., served as 13th Ward Alderman in the City of St Louis from 1985-2014 before a two year stint as St. Louis' director of community development. He also had a 40-year career as a healthcare administrator.
Rep Wessels earned a BS in Business Administration and an MA in Urban Affairs both from St. Louis University.
Born in St. Louis, Mo, Rep Wessels is married to Gloria Bewen Wessels. They have 4 children and 5 grandchildren.
Establishes the Narcotics Control Act
Allows the circuit court in St. Louis City to collect a fee not to exceed twenty dollars, rather than fifteen, to go toward the law library