Good feature, but like a lot of other document variables, there's no way to get a display state name into the drawing short of API or manual entry.
Anybody know if this feature might have been added in SWX2010? I had the same thought today - would be really nice to have that feature...
You must have toolworks to try this:
1 In doc. temlates insert part view
2 Edit sheet
3 You can find the link under Model in view in sheet properties
4 Edit sheet
5 Delete Party view
6 Save. Dot document